LINGUIST List 29.757

Fri Feb 16 2018

Jobs: General Linguistics: Membership Administrator, International Linguistic Association

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 12-Feb-2018
From: Dr. Effie P Cochran <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Membership Administrator, International Linguistic Association
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University or Organization: International Linguistic Association
Job Location: , USA (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Membership Administrator

Job Rank: Administrator

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Membership Administrator: Part-time (approx. 12-15 hours per month with additional hours around the Annual Conference in the spring); primarily works from home, $20.00 per hour.

The International Linguistic Association seeks an individual to maintain its membership database and correspondence regarding individual member subscriptions to ILA's journal, WORD, and send end-of-year invoices for membership/subscription renewal. For the annual conference, the administrator collects and organizes abstract submissions, sends them out for blind review, e-mails acceptance/rejection letters, and collects conference registration fees.

Other duties: maintains monthly lecture database of attendees; sends e-mail announcements for
monthly lectures; sends updated announcements to the Association's Website manager; and when possible, assist with the annual 3-day conference.

The ideal candidate will have computer skills, ability with EXCEL, database management experience, good communication skills, and live in the New York metropolitan area (preferred though not required). Knowledge of linguistics/applied linguistics desirable.

Interested applicants please submit resume by e-mail attachment no later than 8 March 2018 to Professor Effie Papatzikou Cochran at the email address below.

Application Deadline: 08-March-2018

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Effie Cochran

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