LINGUIST List 29.4051

Thu Oct 18 2018

Jobs: English; Discourse Analysis: Assistant Professor, Coastal Carolina University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 17-Oct-2018
From: Daniel Hasty <>
Subject: English; Discourse Analysis: Assistant Professor, Coastal Carolina University, South Carolina, USA
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University or Organization: Coastal Carolina University
Department: English
Job Location: South Carolina, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor of English

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Assistant Professor of English

The Department of English at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor of English with a concentration in Discourse Analysis. The appointment will be effective August 2019.

Candidates who will add to the diversity of our faculty are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must hold a PhD in Linguistics or a related field and have a college-level teaching experience. The successful candidate will have a teaching and research agenda that reflects a multidisciplinary approach to the study of language. Experience with distance education technologies is also desirable as teaching assignments may include evening and distance-learning courses. Teaching responsibilities will include courses in the English Major and the Linguistics Minor with a primary focus on discourse analysis and a secondary focus in one or more of the following areas: language and gender, language in the digital age, ethnographic methods of language study, intertextuality, or rhetoric.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located just nine miles from the Atlantic coast resort of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Coastal enrolls more than 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master's degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and a Ph.D. degree in Marine Science.

Candidates should submit an online application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and reference list with contact information electronically at the application link provided below. The online application will require the submission of three references with contact information. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is building a diverse faculty and encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:

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