Job notice: French and Sociolinguistics

Harold F. Schiffman haroldfs at
Sun Oct 15 14:54:40 UTC 2006

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French & Sociolinguistics: Asst Prof, Louisiana State University, LA, USA

University or Organization: Louisiana State University
Department: French Studies
Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics
Required Language(s): French (fra)

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Linguistics with a specialization in
French Sociolinguistics; native or near native fluency in spoken and
written French. Additional Qualifications Desired: three years experience
teaching in the sub-disciplines such as bilingualism and language contact,
ethnicity and language attitudes and French vernaculars; demonstrated
ability to conduct fieldwork in Louisiana and the Gulf Coast.

Responsibilities: teaches undergraduate and graduate linguistics and
French courses; position will be 50% teaching - 50% research, in addition
to thesis and dissertation supervision; displays an active and on-going
research program.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. LSU is interested in
developing and implementing curricula that addresses multi cultural
issues. Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Anticipated hire date is August 20, 2007. An offer of employment is
contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae (including e-mail
address), research and teaching statements, one or more representative
publications, evidence of teaching and research excellence, and three
sealed letters of recommendations.

Ref: #000082


Address for Applications:
Sylvie Dubois, Chair
416 Hodges Hall
Department of French Studies
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Application Deadline: 27-Oct-2006 (Open until filled)

Contact Information:
Chair Sylvie Dubois
Email: csimpso at

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