visiting position in linguistics, University of Oregon

Russell S. Tomlin tomlin at OREGON.UOREGON.EDU
Tue Jun 18 22:52:30 UTC 1996

Appended below please find an announcement for a late replacement search
for a visiting assistant professor of linguistics at the University of

Please direct inquiries to Prof. D. Payne (dlpayne at
rather than to the list.

--Russ Tomlin
Professor & Head
Department of Linguistics
University of Oregon
Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics, University of Oregon

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Oregon seeks
applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor beginning
September 15, 1996.  This fixed term, non-tenure-related appointment runs
for the academic year 1996-97.  Salary is in the mid to upper thirties with
full benefits.

The Linguistics Department of Oregon enjoys a long tradition of work within
the functionalist tradition, concentrating in descriptive work and field
work and in empirical work on language use, discourse, and language
acquisition.  We invite applications from qualified individuals in any
research specialization who can fit well within the Department's general
functional-typological orientation.  Since the opening fills a teaching gap
for faculty on leave, the candidate must show evidence of considerable
teaching skill, especially at the undergraduate level.


* PhD or ABD in linguistics

*  Teach full time in undergraduate and graduate linguistics
*  Engage in research in linguistics
*  Participate in Department life as an active member

Please submit a letter of application, vita, and three letters of reference to:

        Search Committee
        University of Oregon
        Department of Linguistics
        233 Straub Hall
        Eugene, OR 97403

The search committee will begin review of completed files on July 18 and
continue until an appointment is made.

AA/EO/ADA institution committed to cultural diversity.

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