LINGUIST List 29.2476

Mon Jun 11 2018

Jobs: Creole; Haitian; French; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics: Professor, Tulane University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 11-Jun-2018
From: Tom Klingler <>
Subject: Creole; Haitian; French; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics: Professor, Tulane University, Louisiana
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University or Organization: Tulane University
Department: French and Italian
Job Location: , USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Professor of Practice, Haitian Creole and French

Job Rank: Professor; Professor of Practice

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Sociolinguistics; Creole Studies

Required Language(s): Creole, Haitian (hat)
                            French (fra)


The Department of French and Italian at Tulane University seeks to hire a Professor of Practice to teach courses in Haitian Creole, Caribbean Studies, and French language and culture, beginning July 1, 2018.

The teaching load is three courses per semester and will typically include one or two courses in Haitian Creole as well as courses in French language, literature, or linguistics, or some aspect of Caribbean language, literature, history, or culture. The teaching of Haitian Creole is an integral part of the vibrant francophone studies program within the Department of French and Italian and of Tulane’s Latin American Studies program, which is one of the top-ranked programs in the U.S. We are especially interested in candidates who can increase enrollments in our Haitian Creole courses and who are interested in helping to expand the program. Initial two-year appointment with possibility of renewal with three-year contracts thereafter. Salary is $50,000. PhD required for appointment as Professor of Practice.

Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names and contact information for three references. Please visit the application link below to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For information, contact Michael Syrimis, Department Chair, at

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Fayçal Falaky
Phone: 5048655115

Page Updated: 11-Jun-2018