English - Linguistics Tenure Track Faculty - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Linguistics tenure-track faculty
English Department
The English Department of Metropolitan State College of Denver seeks a tenure-track faculty member in General Linguistics. Responsibilities include: teaching undergraduate English majors and linguistics majors and minors (day, evening, and weekend as needed), including History of English, Introduction to Linguistics, and Semantics; ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a culturally diverse urban population; and advising students in the major. The position requires teaching four courses each semester, including courses in the Department's General Studies classes, such as Freshman Composition, and working on professional development and service. We welcome applicants who have pursued research interests in diverse cultures and languages or whose critical approaches include issues of race, ethnicity, or gender.

Required Qualifications

A PhD in Linguistics by Dec. 31, 2011.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with evidence of successful college teaching in the field because Metropolitan State College of Denver has a primary mission in teaching undergraduates; demonstrated ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a culturally diverse urban population; and evidence of familiarity with innovative scholarship and pedagogy. We seek applicants with experience involving students in research.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.mscdjobs.com. Copies of transcripts and at least three current letters of reference are required. If an electronic version is not available, please mail or fax to: MSCD, Attn: Karen Myers, CB 32, PO Box 173362, Denver, CO 80217-3362, fax: 303-556-6165.

Keyword Phrases

  • English
  • Linguistics Tenure Track Faculty
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelor's and master's degrees
  • English / Literature
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 12/1/2011