LINGUIST List 30.4471

Tue Nov 26 2019

Jobs: Spanish; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Montana

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>



Date: 25-Nov-2019
From: Karen Boice <karen.boicemso.umt.edu>
Subject: Spanish; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Montana, USA
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University or Organization: University of Montana
Department: World Languages and Cultures
Job Location: Montana, USA
Web Address: https://hs.umt.edu/wlc/
Job Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Pedagogy

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

The Department of World Languages and Cultures at the University of Montana invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Spanish Linguistics/Pedagogy. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses (beginning, intermediate, and advanced), coordinating the first-year Spanish program (which includes on-line courses), advising, and departmental duties. Although the specialization in Hispanic Linguistics/Pedagogy is open (Spanish Applied Linguistics, Pedagogy, Second Language Acquisition, Spanish Morphology/Syntax and/or Phonology), the position requires keeping an active research agenda.

Qualifications
- Candidates must hold a PhD
- Possess native or near-native command of Spanish and English
- Demonstrated commitment to teaching and scholarship

The successful candidate will be able to foster an environment of professionalism and collaboration, work on continuous improvement of educator preparation and educational research, demonstrate exceptional ability to function as part of a team with university faculty and the community, and engage in practices that support the University of Montana’s focus on student engagement and active learning.

The University of Montana, the College of Humanities and Sciences, and the Department of World Languages and Cultures embraces diversity as a core value. Applicants from qualified women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities as well as individuals with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of qualified people who would assist the University in demonstrating its five priorities for action: Place student success at the center of all we do; drive excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, and research; embody the principle of “mission first, people always"; partner with place; and proudly tell the UM story.

Further information and application site please see the application link provided below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: http://bit.ly/2478umjobs
Contact Information:
Dr. Clary Loisel
Email: Clary.loiselmso.umt.edu


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