LINGUIST List 29.2679

Tue Jun 26 2018

Jobs: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; ESL: Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 26-Jun-2018
From: Lloyd Allred <>
Subject: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; ESL: Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University, USA
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University or Organization: Texas Tech University
Department: Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor - Hispanic Linguistic
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; ESL

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


Texas Tech University, a research institution with over 37,000 students, seeks
a tenure-track assistant professor in Spanish with a specialization in applied
linguistics, second language acquisition, or bilingualism to start fall 2019.
Texas Tech University recently surpassed the Hispanic student population
threshold necessary for designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).

We are interested in hiring a dynamic individual to direct the Spanish
Heritage Learner program and teach Hispanic linguistics at the undergraduate
and graduate level. Native or near-native fluency in Spanish is required.
Responsibilities include an ongoing program of research and a commitment to
undergraduate and graduate teaching. Preference will be given to candidates
who who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally
sponsored research to Texas Tech University. Experience working with diverse
student populations and first-generation students is highly desirable. Service
to the department, college, and university is expected. Must have a Ph. D. in
hand by beginning of appointment.

Apply online at the application link below, requisition 14512BR.
A complete submission requires:
- a letter of application,
- CV,
- a statement of teaching philosophy,
- three letters of recommendation and
- two samples of scholarly writing

For additional information, contact Lloyd Allred at the contact information
provided below. Screening will begin Nov. 9, 2018 and continue until the
position is filled.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Texas Tech University is
dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to
teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage
applications from all those who can contribute, through their research,
teaching and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic
community at Texas Tech University. Texas Tech University does not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin,
sexual orientation, sex, disability or status as a U.S. veteran. We welcome
applications from all qualified candidates and consider the needs of dual
career couples.

Application Deadline: 31-Dec-2018 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Hiring Manager Lloyd Allred

Page Updated: 26-Jun-2018