LINGUIST List 26.3192

Tue Jul 07 2015

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Tenure Track Position, Carnegie Mellon University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 06-Jul-2015
From: Department of Modern Langauges <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Tenure Track Position, Carnegie Mellon University, Pennsylvania, USA
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University or Organization: Carnegie Mellon University
Department: Department of Modern Languages
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Tenure Track Position
Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition


Tenure Track Position in Second Language Acquisition and Technology-Enhanced Learning

The Department of Modern Languages invites applications for an open-rank position beginning in August 2016. Of particular interest are senior level candidates whose research focuses on technology-enhanced learning, with experience in one or more of the following areas: learning sciences, digital humanities, language assessment, language policy and planning. Successful candidates must have an earned Ph.D., strong evidence of research productivity, excellence in teaching, and evidence of securing extramural funding. They should have strong administrative abilities to coordinate and advance the development of the Department’s technology-enhanced, hybrid, online learning programs and the desire to collaborate in an interdisciplinary environment with colleagues working in the areas of language acquisition, learning sciences, and global studies. Also required is interest in teaching courses both in the graduate programs in SLA and in one of the language and cultural studies areas of the Department. Candidates should have advanced level proficiency and ability to teach upper division as well as lower division courses in one or more of the following language areas: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, with preference for expertise in French. Teaching load is 2+2.

Applications will be accepted online through Interfolio and should arrive not later than October 30, 2015. Applicants should use the link below to submit a letter of application (indicating, among other things, any professional conferences they plan to attend between November 2015 and January 2016, resume, statements of teaching, research, and curricular interests, and three (3) letters of recommendation. Representative publications, not to be returned, may also be included. Carnegie Mellon is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer -- M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Application Deadline: 30-Oct-2015

Web Address for Applications:
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