Posted on: 
September 12, 2017

The English Department seeks a candidate with a Ph.D. in Linguistics with a concentration in ESL, and who demonstrates a capacity to contribute to a growing linguistics major. Expertise in sociolinguistics, English grammar, and/ or child language acquisition are desirable additional specializations. A candidate should have outstanding promise as a classroom teacher, a record of an active program of scholarship, and a dedication to the integration of Christian faith and the study and teaching of linguistics.

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Public contact information: 

Dr. Gary Schmidt
Calvin College
English Department
1795 Knollcrest Circle, SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Position Type: 
Assistant Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Language Acquisition, Sociolinguistics.