LINGUIST List 21.4734

Thu Nov 25 2010

Jobs: L2 Structure - Meaning Interface: Asst/Assoc Prof, U of Hawaii

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        1.     Bonnie D. Schwartz , L2 Structure - Meaning Interface: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of Hawaii, HI, USA

Message 1: L2 Structure - Meaning Interface: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of Hawaii, HI, USA
Date: 23-Nov-2010
From: Bonnie D. Schwartz <>
Subject: L2 Structure - Meaning Interface: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of Hawaii, HI, USA
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University or Organization: University of Hawaii Department: Second Language Studies Job Location: Hawaii, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; L2 Structure - Meaning Interface


University of Hawaii at ManoaDepartment of Second Language StudiesAssistant/Associate Professor

The Department of Second Language Studies, University of Hawaii at Manoa,seeks to fill a vacancy at the assistant/associate professor level in thearea of interfaces between language structure and meaning as related tosecond language learning, use, processing and instruction. The Departmentoffers an MA and a PhD in Second Language Studies as well as an AdvancedGraduate Certificate. A BA with an ESL specialization is available throughthe University's Interdisciplinary Studies Program. Faculty members haveinterests in a wide range of domains in second language studies, includingresearch on second/foreign language and bilingualism/multilingualism. Formore information, visit our website, URL above.

Assistant/Associate Professor, Position #84247, tenure track, full time9-month, pending position clearance and availability of funding, to begin 1August 2011.

Minimum Qualifications:- a doctorate in second language studies, applied linguistics or a closelyrelated field by August 2011- demonstrated relevant research ability in the area, commensurate withrank, as evidenced primarily by publications in peer-reviewed journals- evidence of teaching excellence

Desirable Qualifications:- expertise in experimental methods and/or computational modeling- ability to win competitive research funding- teaching experience in a second language studies or equivalent graduateprogram- experience linking theoretical and applied concerns- interest in the Asia-Pacific region, including Asian and Pacific languages- second or foreign language teaching experience

Duties:- teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of specializationin the Department of Second Language Studies- conduct and publish research- participate in departmental, college, university and community service

Annual 9-month Salary Range:commensurate with qualifications and experience

E-mail inquiries:Dr. Richard Schmidt:

To apply:Send cover letter describing research and teaching interests andexperience, a CV, a research statement, a teaching statement (including alist of courses taught), sample publications, and evidence of teachingexcellence (e.g. a summary of teaching evaluations). In addition, lettersof reference should be submitted directly by three recommenders. Allapplication materials should be sent in hard copy or email attachment tothe address or application email address below.

Closing date:Ongoing until position is filled. Review of applications will begin onJanuary 7, 2011.

The University of Hawaii is an equal opportunity and affirmative actionemployer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. J.D. Brown, Chair Department of Second Language Studies 570 Moore Hall, 1890 East-West Road University of Hawaii Honolulu, HI 96822 USA Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Bonnie D. Schwartz Email: Phone: 8089568610 Fax: 8089562802

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