Lecturer in Linguistics - University of Toronto in Mississauga Ontario

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University of Toronto

Mississauga, Ontario L5L 1C6


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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Language Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a teaching stream position in Linguistics at the rank of Lecturer, beginning on July 1, 2013. The Department is particularly interested in candidates with a demonstrated ability to teach a wide variety of Linguistics courses at the introductory and more advanced levels. Knowledge of French, Italian or any other language taught in the Department would be an asset.

The successful candidate is expected to have earned a Ph.D. in Linguistics by July 1, 2013, have an established record of excellence in, and a demonstrated commitment to teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake teaching at the undergraduate level at the University of Toronto Mississauga, participate in the development of undergraduate curriculum, engage in undergraduate mentorship, as well as in course coordination and supervision of teaching assistants. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the expansion of programs in Linguistics, and help foster a vibrant intellectual environment for our undergraduate programs.

Appointment at the rank of Lecturer may be renewed annually to a maximum of five years. In the fifth year of service, Lecturers shall be reviewed and a recommendation be made with respect to promotion to the rank of Senior Lecturer. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

For further details and to apply online please visit http://uoft.me/academicopportunities
Job# 1201069. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample course syllabi and course evaluations), a statement outlining current and future research interests, and 2 writing samples. If you have questions about this position, please contact joanna.szewczyk@utoronto.ca. All application materials should be submitted online.

The UofT application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per candidate profile; please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.

Applicants should also ask at least three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to Professor Michael Lettieri, Chair, at langstudies.chair@utoronto.ca by the closing date, November 30, 2012.

The Department of Language Studies website: http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/language-studies/

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Keyword Phrases

  • teaching stream lecturer position in Linguistics
  • introductory and more advanced Linguistics courses
  • teaching at the undergraduate level
  • development of undergraduate curriculum
  • expansion of programs in Linguistics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Writing Samples
Best if Apply By 11/30/2012