LINGUIST List 26.5457

Tue Dec 08 2015

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 07-Dec-2015
From: Eric Bryan <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Asst/Assoc Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Missouri, USA
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University or Organization: Missouri University of Science and Technology
Department: English and Technical Communication
Job Location: Missouri, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Asst/Assoc Professor in Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Assistant or Associate Professor in Applied Linguistics Department of English and Technical Communication, Missouri S&T

Review of applications will begin December 21, 2015. Position will close February 15, 2016.

Job Description:

The Department of English and Technical Communication at The Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T) invites applications for one tenure-track or tenured (9 month) position in Applied Linguistics at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The teaching load is 2/2, and the position requires research, teaching, and service.

The successful candidate will possess a PhD in a relevant discipline, although qualified ABD applicants will be considered. Either a master’s or doctorate in linguistics, applied linguistics, or a related field is expected. The successful candidate must have teaching expertise and research interests in the study of English as a Second Language (ESL). Program development and administration are likely paths for this position, and applicants should highlight experience they have working across disciplines, working with a diverse student body and faculty, and/or administering university writing or ESL programs.

Questions about the position (but not application materials) can be addressed to search committee chair Dr. Eric Bryan (email below).


1. Maintain a productive research agenda
2. Teach from first year to graduate level students in a variety of subjects including composition, linguistics, and other courses in the applicant’s specialization.
3. Coordinate with other faculty, both within and outside our department, to establish courses and/or programs that meet the needs of our growing number of English Language Learners.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should electronically submit an application consisting of a cover letter and curriculum vitae with names and contact information of three references to the Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Human Resource Office at the application website below. All submitted application materials must have the position reference number (00018305) in order to be processed. Acceptable electronic formats that can be used for email attachments include PDF and Word; hardcopy application materials will not be accepted.

Missouri S&T is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability or status as a protected veteran. Females, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The university participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at 1-888-464-4218. Missouri S&T is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Deadline: 15-Feb-2016

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Eric Bryan

Page Updated: 08-Dec-2015