Location: Ontario Date posted: 2012-07-19
Carleton University's School of Linguistics and Language Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position in Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2013. We are looking for an individual with a specialization in the teaching and learning of second/additional languages. Desired additional qualifications are the TESL Ontario TESL Trainer Certificate of Accreditation, and/or an expertise in CALL, and/or teaching experience in and/or relevant scholarship pertaining to one of the Modern Languages taught in the School. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics or related field, a well-defined research agenda and an active research profile with a strong commitment to the dissemination of scholarship through publication. Applicants must also have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to teach to a culturally diverse student body in both undergraduate and graduate programs, to provide graduate supervision at the M.A. and Ph.D. levels, to develop a program of research leading to significant peer-reviewed publications, and to contribute effectively to academic life in the School of Linguistics and Language Studies. The School's programs in Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies are housed in a large unit representing a rich diversity of perspectives on language, with courses in these areas as well as in Linguistics, American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and less commonly taught languages such as Anishinaabemowin, Inuktitut, Ki-Swahili and Turkish, as well as Communication Courses for Disciplines and Professions and courses in English as a Second Language for international students, immigrants and refugees. Detailed information on the School can be found at http://www.carleton.ca/slals/. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, but in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Carleton University is an excellent employer, and is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our faculty and its scholarship, including but not limited to women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Carleton University is located on a beautiful campus in the central portion of Ottawa, bounded by the Rideau River on one side, and the Rideau Canal on the other. Its prime location -- minutes from downtown, Ottawa International Airport, and Gatineau Park -- enhances quality of life, and allows for recreational opportunities for individuals and families. With a population of almost one million, the city of Ottawa is Canada's capital and reflects the country's bilingual and multicultural character. Applications should be submitted to Professor Randall Gess, Director, School of Linguistics and Language Studies, 215 Paterson Hall, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada. email@example.com) Letters of application should be accompanied by a curriculum vitae as well as a concise dossier that includes written evidence of teaching effectiveness. Three letters of reference should be sent directly to the Director. The closing date for receipt of applications, including the letters of reference, is October 26, 2012. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
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