University of North Texas - Assistant Professor

Full-time tenure-track position to begin Fall 2018. The successful candidate should demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching and research. The anticipated teaching load is 4 courses (including 1 or 2 graduate courses) per academic year. With some 37,000 students, the University of North Texas is a tier one research institution located in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex; it offers BA and MA programs in French. Further information regarding the Department can be found by visiting our website (worldlanguages.unt.edu).The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. Native or near-native proficiency in English and French. PhD in hand by time of appointment in one of the following fields: French, Translation, Applied Linguistics, or a related field.Specialization in any area of Applied Linguistics: translation, discourse analysis, language learning and teaching from an ecological or sociocultural perspective, corpus linguistics, language policy and planning, linguistic landscape.