Posted on: 
November 3, 2023

The Language program in the Department of English at the American University of Beirut invites applications for tenure-track positions in linguistics and rhetoric and composition at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 15, 2024. The teaching load is 2-2.
We aim to recruit outstanding scholars and teachers whose work will energize the study and teaching of language in the context of an English-medium university operating in a multilingual environment. While the area of specialization is open, successful candidates will demonstrate their ability to augment the department’s research profile and contribute excellent teaching and advising.
Scholars whose work relates to interdisciplinary initiatives with the department and across the university, such as Women and Gender Studies; Digital Humanities; Inequalities and Social Justice; and Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, and Computing, are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have a PhD in linguistics, rhetoric and composition, or a closely related field by the time of appointment.
To apply, please submit a letter of application, CV, writing sample, a sample course syllabus, and names and contact details of three external referees.
Application materials must be submitted through Interfolio on the following link:
For best consideration, please ensure all materials are submitted by January 6, 2024.

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Position Type: 
Assistant Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Applied Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Second Language Acquisition.