LINGUIST List 29.683

Mon Feb 12 2018

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Rank Open, American University of Sharjah

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 11-Feb-2018
From: Enas Tabakhah <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Rank Open, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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University or Organization: American University of Sharjah
Job Location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Job Title: Open Rank Faculty Positions in Linguistics / Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Ling & Literature


American University of Sharjah, an internationally ranked and accredited American-style university of more than 5,600 students in the United Arab Emirates, seeks full-time faculty members in linguistics or applied linguistics to teach courses in the undergraduate English language program, general education, academic writing and ESP, as well as in the MATESOL program, in the Department of English. Candidates should hold a completed PhD in Linguistics or Applied Linguistics. Applicants with specialization in such areas as sociolinguistics, TESOL, cognitive linguistics, second language acquisition, forensic linguistics, language testing and evaluation are especially welcome. Successful candidates will have a strong record of excellence in teaching, ongoing scholarly publication and a demonstrated commitment to productive institutional service. As a university formed on American models, AUS will give priority to candidates who have substantial experience in American models of higher education.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application as soon as possible (including a statement of teaching experience and research interests), curriculum vitae and three letters of reference via the application link below. Completed applications received before March, 31, 2018 will be given priority.

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Department Head Roger Nunn

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