LINGUIST List 29.4301

Sat Nov 03 2018

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Date: 30-Oct-2018
From: Spring Sherrod <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
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University or Organization: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department: English
Job Location: Wisconsin, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor in English

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The English Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks an outstanding teacher-scholar for the English Language and Linguistics (ELL) Program at the rank of Assistant Professor. An Ed.D or PhD in English/Linguistics or related field is required. The successful candidate will have evidence of potential for developing a significant research program within an English language paradigm on a combination of second language and grammatical variation, ideally through corpus linguistic or experimental methods. The candidate will also have secondary interests connected to Global Englishes or the intersection of language and identity. Experience working with diverse populations preferred.

The successful candidate will teach four courses per year at the graduate and undergraduate level; conduct research of nationally recognized quality; advise and mentor students; and participate in service activities at the department, college, university and national levels.

Apply at the application link provided below. Applications must be received by December 2, 2018 to be considered. For questions contact Professor Anja Wanner at the contact information below.

UW-Madison is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and the department encourages under-represented minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. A criminal background check will be required prior to start of employment.

Application Deadline: 02-Dec-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Anja Wanner

Page Updated: 03-Nov-2018