[lg policy] job: General Linguistics; Multilingual Studies; Languages of South/South-East Asia: Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Fri Dec 16 15:17:36 UTC 2011

General Linguistics; Multilingual Studies; Languages of
South/South-East Asia: Professor, Nanyang Technological University,

University or Organization: Nanyang Technological University
Department: School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Job Location: Singapore
Web Address: http://www.ntu.edu.sg
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Multilingual Studies

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Applications are invited for appointment as Full Professor in the Division
of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies, with specialization in the
languages of South Asia and South-East Asia, in particular Sino-Tibetan,
Austronesian, and Dravidian languages. Expertise in language typology and
multilingualism will be an advantage. This position is newly created as
part of the School's strategic initiative to build selected areas of
strength into centres of teaching and research excellence. The successful
candidate should have an outstanding record of teaching and research, a
strong international profile and proven academic leadership.

Currently, the division has a strength of twelve full-time faculty members,
several part-time lecturers and tutors, four postdoctoral fellows, and
about ten Ph.D. students. As one of the youngest divisions in the School,
Linguistics and Multilingual Studies has been making rapid progress in all
aspects of its work, including the development of programmes of study and
new areas of research.

For more information about the School and the Division, please visit the
following website: http://linguistics.hss.ntu.edu.sg/Pages/default.aspx

NTU is a research university committed to providing a comprehensive
educational experience in a multicultural environment. It offers
competitive annual salaries, strong research support, and is committed to
nurturing faculty development.

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for submitting an Application for
Faculty Appointment
and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, Personal
Particulars Form, curriculum vitae (including records of competitive grants
and graduate supervision, if any), teaching statement, research statement,
writing samples, and the names and contact details of at least three
referees] to the application address or application email address below.
Applications sent via email should include a reference to "Professor, LMS"
in the subject line. Enquiries about the position can be addressed to the
same email address.

Application Deadline: 13-Jan-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Chair, Search Committee
Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
14 Nanyang Drive
Email Address for Applications: ad-hass-researchntu.edu.sg
Contact Information
Chair, Search Committee
Email: ad-hass-researchntu.edu.sg


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