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The LSA Conference is in PORTLAND This January!

  For those of you who haven’t heard yet, the Linguistics Society of America (LSA) annual conference will be held here in Portland this coming January 8-11, at the Hilton hotel downtown. If you’re planning to be in Portland over … finish reading The LSA Conference is in PORTLAND This January!

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Winter Externship Opportunities

Reed College recently established a Winter ‘Externship’ program for students, which provides opportunities to shadow a professional in a given field (often a Reed alum) and learn more about career options. Externships will take place over Winter Break, January 6th-17th, … finish reading Winter Externship Opportunities

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LSA Student Internship

The Linguistic Society of America is seeking applications for the position of student intern at its national office for the fall 2013 semester (September – December). This is a great opportunity to learn more about the field of linguistics, the … finish reading LSA Student Internship

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LING 313 update

As announced earlier, Lal Zimman will be teaching LING 313 Topics in Language and Society this coming spring (TTh 1:10-2:30 PM). The topic this year will be “Ethnographic Sociolinguistics”. Lal recently sent me a blurb for the course: Contemporary sociolinguistic … finish reading LING 313 update

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Further Update on Next Year’s Classes

I wanted to provide some further updates on next year’s faculty and class schedule. First of all, as some of you have heard, Sameer ud Dowla Khan has been officially made tenure-track, which means the department now has three permanent … finish reading Further Update on Next Year’s Classes

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Job announcement for graduating seniors: Lab coordinator

Coordinator of Research Programs The Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks to hire a Coordinator of Research Programs to conduct and facilitate research in the Communication and Language Lab. This is a full-time, 12 month, academic professional … finish reading Job announcement for graduating seniors: Lab coordinator

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Mapping it all out…

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Further job search update

We now have some further information to report regarding the search to fill a visiting position in Linguistics for next year. First of all, we now know the exact times and locations for the candidates’ job talks and the student … finish reading Further job search update

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Visiting Search Update

We now have a confirmed short list for our second search, to fill a visiting position in Linguistics and Humanities (recall that the candidate will offer one section of HUM 110, plus one upper-division Ling course per semester). The finalists … finish reading Visiting Search Update

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