LINGUIST List 29.2320

Wed May 30 2018

Jobs: General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, State University of New York at Oswego

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 29-May-2018
From: Dr. Jean Ann <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Visiting Professor, State University of New York at Oswego, USA
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University or Organization: SUNY Oswego
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics

Job Rank: Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


State University of New York at Oswego

Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics

The Linguistics Program in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications for a one year term Visiting Assistant Professor position.

Posting Date: May 21, 2018

Review Date: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Benefit Information: The State University of New York provides an excellent benefit package. For more information on benefits for full-time United University Professions (UUP) faculty, visit: or

Date of Appointment: August 2018

Description of Responsibilities:
The Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics will be expected to develop and teach undergraduate courses that support the core mission of the Linguistics Program, including preparing teachers of English to speakers of other languages, and those who wish to pursue speech and speech pathology as a career. The required and elective courses in the linguistics major include Introduction to Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Semantics, Theories of Linguistic Analysis and our capstone course.

The VAP will be expected to assist with the administration of the Program, including advising linguistic majors and minors, serving on committees and participating as appropriate in recruitment and assessment activities.

In addition, will be expected to display a demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and scholarship, commitment to undergraduate and/or graduate education, and possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with an increasingly diverse array of students and colleagues.

Required Qualifications:
PhD or ABD in linguistics or applied linguistics and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research.

Preferred Qualifications:
Teaching experience in the field, research profile. Ability and willingness to teach courses in the major from allied departments if needed.

To Apply:
- Submit a cover letter addressing qualifications,
- CV/resume, copies of unofficial transcripts for required degree showing degree awarded and date conferred or ABD program in process, and
- contact information for three professional references including one reference from a current or previous employer (only the three referees listed in your Interview Exchange application can be considered and contacted) electronically to:

If you have any questions about the position please see the contact information provided below.

Official transcripts are required prior to hiring. Files must be complete to be considered.

Visa sponsorship not available for this position.

Description of the Linguistics Program:
The Linguistics Program offers a Linguistics major and minor. It supports a B. S. Ed. with a concentration in TESOL and a graduate certificate program in TESOL.

Full Description may be found at

Application Deadline: 26-Nov-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Director of the Linguistics Pr Dr. Jean Ann

Page Updated: 30-May-2018