LINGUIST List 32.2914

Mon Sep 13 2021

Jobs: Spanish; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Phonology; Pragmatics; Syntax: Asst/Assoc Professor of Hispanic Linguistics, The University of Texas at Austin

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Date: 10-Sep-2021
From: Sandro Sessarego <sandrosessaregoaustin.utexas.edu>
Subject: Spanish; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Phonology; Pragmatics; Syntax: Asst/Assoc Professor of Hispanic Linguistics, The University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
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University or Organization: The University of Texas at Austin
Department: Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address: https://liberalarts.utexas.edu/spanish/
Job Title: Asst/Assoc Professor of Hispanic Linguistics

Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Phonology; Pragmatics; Syntax; Second Language Acquisition and Heritage Spanish

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

The Department of Spanish & Portuguese at the University of Texas at Austin (https://liberalarts.utexas.edu/spanish/) is seeking applicants for an Advanced Assistant /Associate Professor in Hispanic Linguistics, beginning September 1, 2022. Applicants will be expected to teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, to maintain an active research program, and to provide service to the Department, College of Liberal Arts, and the University.

The candidate should be specialized in Second Language Acquisition and/or Heritage Spanish and should employ experimental or computational methods in the analysis of linguistic phenomena. Special consideration will be given to candidates who can offer any, or a combination, of the following fields: phonetics/phonology, syntax/semantics, discourse/pragmatics and who can carry out field, laboratory or corpus research that links empirical findings to theory.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D., and native or near-native fluency in Spanish and English are required. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated evidence of high-quality research and teaching.

Applicants should upload to Interfolio via the application link below:
- a cover letter,
- CV,
- research statement,
- teaching philosophy,
- three reference letters, and
- up to three representative samples of published or unpublished work.

Questions should be addressed to Professor Sandro Sessarego, Chair of the Search Committee, at sandrosessaregoaustin.utexas.edu, with copy to Lisa Mailloux at lmaillouxaustin.utexas.edu. Priority will be given to applications received by November 1, 2021.

Position funding is subject to budget availability.

Application Deadline: 01-Nov-2021

Web Address for Applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/92908
Contact Information:
Associate Professor Sandro Sessarego
Email: sandrosessaregoaustin.utexas.edu


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