LINGUIST List 33.187

Thu Jan 20 2022

Jobs: Portuguese; Applied Linguistics: Professor of Portuguese Studies, Brigham Young University

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 20-Jan-2022
From: Jeff Turley <>
Subject: Portuguese; Applied Linguistics: Professor of Portuguese Studies, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
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University or Organization: Brigham Young University
Department: Spanish and Portuguese
Job Location: Utah, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Professor of Portuguese Studies

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): Portuguese (por)


The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Brigham Young University invites applications for a Continuing Faculty Status-track position (analogous to tenure-track) or a one-year visiting faculty position to begin Fall 2022 in Portuguese Studies; preference will be given to specialists in Portuguese Second-Language Pedagogy or Portuguese Applied Linguistics. Initial rank will be consistent with qualifications and experience.

The position requires a PhD in foreign/second language education, second language pedagogy, applied linguistics, Portuguese or Brazilian literature, cultural studies, linguistics, or translation /interpretation studies. Foreign degrees are acceptable. The required degree must be completed by August 23, 2022. The successful candidate must speak and write Portuguese and English at the ACTFL Superior level.

Duties and expectations include teaching a variety of courses in the Portuguese BA and MA programs, supervising undergraduate Portuguese language courses, advising undergraduate and graduate students and mentor them in research initiatives and projects, producing scholarly works or other texts appropriate to the discipline in peer-reviewed venues in a timely manner, and fulfilling administrative and service assignments in accordance with department and university needs.

This position requires a willingness and affirmative commitment to abide by BYU’s Honor Code and Dress & Grooming Standards, which are based on the standards of the university’s sponsoring church.

Please apply through the application link below.

Application Deadline: 24-Feb-2022

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Jeffrey S. Turley
Phone: 1-(801)-422-7019

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