27.3615, Jobs: Discourse Analysis; Morphology; Pragmatics; Syntax; Corpus Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno

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Subject: 27.3615, Jobs: Discourse Analysis; Morphology; Pragmatics; Syntax; Corpus Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno

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Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:05:14
From: Roxie Taft [roxiet at unr.edu]
Subject: Discourse Analysis; Morphology; Pragmatics; Syntax; Corpus Linguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA

 
University or Organization: University of Nevada, Reno 
Department: Department of English
Job Location: , USA 
Web Address: http://www.unr.edu/cla/engl
Job Title: Assistant Professor, Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; Morphology; Pragmatics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics; indigenous or endangered languages, ethnic dialects of English


Description:

The University of Nevada, Reno Department of English announces an entry-level,
tenure-track position in theoretical linguistics. Possible areas of
specialization include, but are not limited to, corpus linguistics, syntax,
pragmatics, discourse analysis, or morphology. Desired sub-areas include
indigenous or endangered languages, ethnic dialects of English (particularly
Latino or Native American varieties), or language and gender studies. A record
of demonstrable research is expected as well as experience and promise as an
excellent teacher, with the ability to teach students of varied levels. The
faculty member should be able to develop and teach undergraduate courses and
graduate seminars in all areas of linguistics as well as in his/her areas of
specialization. All courses are offered within the English Department and, in
addition to Linguistics majors, must also appeal and be accessible to
non-majors in fields including English, Education, Speech Pathology, and
Anthropology. Our tenure-track faculty who teach and mentor in the graduate
program and engage in scholarly research typically teach a 2/2 load.
Interviews will be by Skype. This position has a starting date of July 1,
2017. A PhD in linguistics is required by the starting date. Competitive
starting salary. 

The University of Nevada, Reno is an historic land-grant university within the
Nevada System of Higher Education, with a student population of approximately
21,000. The University offers 70 M.A. and Ph.D. programs in nine colleges.
Reno is a vibrant, growing city of 300,000 located on the eastern slope of the
Sierra Nevada, about 200 miles east of San Francisco. Reno is only 30-45
minutes from Lake Tahoe and major ski resorts. Reno is rated as one of the top
locations in the US for living and outdoor recreation. The University and its
metropolitan area enjoy a flourishing and diverse intellectual, artistic, and
cultural community. For more information about the city and the surrounding
area, please visit http://www.reno.gov/ and https://www.visitrenotahoe.com/.

The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence
in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and
recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different
backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

Apply online, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact
information for three references, via the link below. Complete applications
must be received by Wednesday, October 12, 2016. Visit http://jobs.unr.edu for
complete position announcement and requirements. For additional information
about the University of Nevada Department of English, please visit
http://www.unr.edu/cla/engl. The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its students
and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion,
sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental
disability, and sexual orientation, or genetic information, gender identity,
or gender expression. The University of Nevada, Reno employs only United
States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States.
Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans
are encouraged to apply.



Application Deadline: 12-Oct-2016 
	  
Web Address for Applications: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/21941 
Contact Information:
	Search Coordinator Roxie Taft 
	Email: roxiet at unr.edu 


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