LINGUIST List 30.52

Sun Jan 06 2019

Jobs: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Villanova University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 02-Jan-2019
From: Carmen Peraita <>
Subject: Spanish; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Villanova University, Pennsylvania, USA
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University or Organization: Villanova University
Department: Romance Languages and Literatures
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


Villanova University
Rom Langs & Lits, 800 Lancaster Av Villanova PA 19085
Assistant Professor of Spanish Linguistics

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Linguistics at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in August of 2019. Subfield of specialization is open. Responsibilities include teaching courses in linguistics, Spanish sociolinguistics, history of language, lexicology, semantics and phonetics, as well as advising students and participating fully in the collegial environment of a vibrant program.

Candidates should have a PhD in hand, or defended dissertation by August 1st, 2019, demonstrated scholarly achievement with proven excellence in teaching, near/native Spanish/English, and willingness to participate fully in a vibrant program.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. An AA/EEO employer, Villanova seeks a diverse faculty committed to scholarship, service, and especially teaching, who understand, respect, and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.

Review of applications will begin January 21, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit the following materials online at the application link provided below:
- Cover letter,
- Curriculum vitae,
- Writing sample,
- Statement of teaching philosophy,
- Two complete sets of student evaluations,
- Sample syllabi, and
- Contact information for three letters of recommendation.
- Applications should be addressed to Dr. Carmen Peraita, Chair, Department of Romance Languages & Literatures, Villanova University, 800 Lancaster, Villanova, PA 19085.

Application Deadline: 21-Jan-2019 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr Carmen Peraita
Phone: 6105197478

Page Updated: 06-Jan-2019