LINGUIST List 18.2501|
Sat Aug 25 2007
Jobs: Spanish & Socioling of US Spanish: Rank Open, U of Michigan
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Spanish & Sociolinguistics of US Spanish: Rank Open, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Message 1: Spanish & Sociolinguistics of US Spanish: Rank Open, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
From: Elizabeth Humpert <bhumpertumich.edu>
Subject: Spanish & Sociolinguistics of US Spanish: Rank Open, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
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University or Organization: University of Michigan
Department: Romance Languages and Literatures
Web Address: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/rll/
Job Rank: Rank Open
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures invites applications
for a tenure-track faculty position in Spanish Sociolinguistics to begin
September 2008 (authorization pending). We are seeking expertise in the
sociolinguistics of US Spanish, with a possible secondary interest in
Caribbean Spanish. Preferred research areas include, but are not limited
to: variation theory, variation and phonological theory, phonetics,
language contact and bilingualism, language ideology, and social network
theory. Appointment may be at any rank.
Candidates should have native or near-native fluency in Spanish and
English. Evidence of outstanding teaching ability and research are
essential. Send cover letter, statement of present and future research
plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and experience, CV, and placement
file (including three letters of recommendation) to Prof. Steve Dworkin,
Co-chair of the Search Committee at the application address listed below.
The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory/affirmative action
employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply; the University is
supportive of the needs of dual career couples.
Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2007
Mailing Address for Applications:
Professor Steven Dworkin
812 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1275
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