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Mon Oct 05 2009
Jobs: English, Historical/Comparative Ling: Asst Prof, Arizona State U
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English, Historical Linguistics, Comparative Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Arizona State University, AZ, USA
Message 1: English, Historical Linguistics, Comparative Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Arizona State University, AZ, USA
From: Faye Verska <faye.verskaasu.edu>
Subject: English, Historical Linguistics, Comparative Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Arizona State University, AZ, USA
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University or Organization: Arizona State University
Job Location: Arizona, USA
Web Address: http://www.asu.edu/clas/english
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Comparative Linguisitics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
Required: Ph.D. in Linguistics or a related discipline; college-level
teaching experience; and evidence of a compelling record of ongoing, high
quality research and publication in Historical/Comparative linguistics. A
demonstrated interest in the history of English.
Desired: Experience using historical and contemporary corpora in research
and teaching; a demonstrated interest in non-European languages.
Teaching load is 2/2 for tenure-track faculty with a significant research
agenda. Teaching opportunities are at undergraduate, Master's, and PhD
levels. Candidates will be expected to teach relevant courses on historical
and comparative linguistics and typology.
The appointment will be in the Department of English
(http://www.asu.edu/clas/english). Arizona State University is a large
metropolitan university with programs in linguistics housed in various
Applicants must send the following via U.S. mail (no faxes or emails) to
the address below: Cover letter, vita, names and contact information for
three professional references. Applications must be postmarked by the
application deadline below; if not filled, then every Monday thereafter
until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.
Arizona State University is an equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE).
Application Deadline: 16-Nov-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Chair, Historical/Comparative Search Committee
Department of English
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-0302
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