The Program in Linguistics at the University of Georgia has been authorized to make a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level in phonology beginning August 1, 2013.The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Linguistics at the time of appointment and will be expected to maintain a robust research program and to teach courses in phonetics and phonology at all levels. A secondary expertise in another area of linguistics, such as syntax, first or second language acquisition, sociolinguistics, language variation, computational linguistics, or historical linguistics will make the candidate more attractive.
Applications should include a cover letter, cv, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation. Please submit all materials to: Linguistics Search Committee, Gilbert Hall, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602-1805. Electronic submissions are also accepted. Please email all documents as attachments to: firstname.lastname@example.org . Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
With over 100 undergraduate majors and more than 40 graduate students, the Linguistics Program at Georgia offers degrees at all levels (B.A., M.A., Ph.D.). The successful candidate will be expected to serve as major professor for students at the graduate level and to contribute to the day to day workings of a very healthy unit with a good esprit de corps.
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The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Faculty members are expected to support the college’s goal of creating and sustaining a diverse and inclusive learning environment.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Institution.
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CIP Discipline Code: Acoustics Linguistics Degree Levels: Doctorate Position Type: Faculty
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