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Sat Nov 03 2018

Jobs: Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Date: 01-Nov-2018
From: Karen Matsumoto <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
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University or Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Department: Second Language Studies
Job Location: Hawaii, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Second Language Studies


Assistant Professor, Second Language Studies (position number 82744) University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Languages, Linguistics, and Literature, full-time tenure track, to begin August 1, 2019. The Department of Second Language Studies offers a BA, an MA and a PhD in Second Language Studies as well as an Advanced Graduate Certificate. The University of Hawaii is a Carnegie "very high research activity university" with a strong orientation to the Asia-Pacific region. The University supports interdisciplinary initiatives within and across departments and colleges and places high value on extramural funding. It also values research that addresses locally-relevant issues and local populations in Hawaii.

Duties and responsibilities:
The successful applicant will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the area of second language education, focused on second language speaking and listening, and oral communication in a second language.

The applicant will teach in other areas of the Department's curriculum as appropriate, mentor undergraduate and graduate students, and engage in research and service.

Minimum qualifications:
- PhD in second language studies, applied linguistics, or closely related field from a college of university of recognized standing.
- ABD will be considered; applicants must be ABD at time of application, and evidence must be provided that all requirements for the degree will be completed by August 2019.
- Demonstrated ability to carry out research in the applicant's major areas of specialization, as evidenced by publication; experience in second/foreign language teaching.

Desirable qualifications:
Experience in materials development, curriculum development, research methods.

Annual 9-month salary:
$70000-$73000, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To Apply:
Send cover letter summarizing research and teaching interests and experience, including the names and contact information of three referees, as well as a CV, a research statement, and a statement of teaching philosophy, all as a single pdf document. In addition, send no more than three sample publications and copies of graduate course transcripts as pdf documents (original transcsripts sent directly from institutions required upon hire). All application materials should be sent as email attachments to the application email provided below.

E-mail inquires: Dr. Graham V. Crookes at the contact information below.

Application Deadline: This position is closed.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Chair Graham Crookes
1890 East West Road, Moore Hall Rm 570
Honolulu, HI 96822
Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Chair Graham Crookes
Phone: 8089566046
Fax: 8089562802

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