Instructor/Assistant Professor

United States, North America
Apr 24, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Position Information

Posting Number: 9172

Internal Posting Date: 03-10-2014

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 03-27-2014

Job Title: Instructor/Assistant Professor

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Major Administrative Unit/College: College of Arts and Letters

Primary Department: 10004543 LING GERM SLAVIC ASIAN & AFR LNG-ARTS & LTRS

Position Employee Group: Fixed Term Faculty-FAS

Appointment Basis: Academic Year, 9 month

Appointment Status: Fixed Term Faculty

Employment %: 100


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Support Staff: Pay Minimum
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Position Summary: The Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages at Michigan State University seeks to fill a one-year, fixed term faculty position in Linguistics at the Assistant Professor level (PhD required) or the Instructor level (ABD), beginning August 16, 2014. This is a nine-month, academic year position. Duties will include teaching Introduction to Cognitive Science, Child Language Acquisition, and multiple sections of Introduction to Linguistics.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
A master's degree is required. PhD preferred by time of appointment and demonstrated record of excellence in teaching and in research preferred.

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter
Learning Philosophy
Research Interests

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
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Other Document 3

Number of Reference Letters Required: 3

Special Instructions to Applicants: Review of applications will begin March 27, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled (amended on 3.18.2014). For more information, contact Marcin Morzycki, Chair of the Search Committee (email

Applicants should submit a CV, a letter describing experience and interests for teaching and research, evidence of teaching effectiveness, as well as three letters of references.

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Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Marcin Morzycki/Associate Professor-Tenure System/

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Union Affiliation No ResponsePI76263701