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Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
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Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 11, No. 373.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

[1] From: Tharon Howard <tharon@HUBCAP.CLEMSON.EDU> (30)
Subject: Professional/Technical Communication positions at

[2] From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@parallel.park.uga.edu> (30)
Subject: Instructor Position/Brown University

Date: Tue, 28 Oct 1997 14:00:49 -0500 (EST)
From: Tharon Howard <tharon@HUBCAP.CLEMSON.EDU>
Subject: Professional/Technical Communication positions at Clemson

October 28, 1997

The Department of English at Clemson University is recruiting for two
tenure-track positions in Professional/Technical Communication or in a
related area of Rhetoric and Composition. These positions are at the
Assistant or Associate Professor rank and are available August, 1998.

Our department offers a Masters of Arts in Professional Communication
and a Bachelors and a Masters of Arts in English. The department
administers document design, usability testing, and
multimedia-authoring facilities for research and teaching. The
teaching load is three courses per semester and will include courses at
both the undergraduate and graduate levels, with opportunities to
advise graduate students on their research. All faculty also have the
opportunity to work closely with the Pearce Center for Professional
Communication. This endowed center oversees initiatives involving
communication across the curriculum, outreach to the schools and
community, and partnerships with the professional sector.

Application deadline is November 14 for MLA interviews. Candidates
should send letter of application and a c.v. to: Professor R. Barton
Palmer, Chair, Department of English, Clemson University, Box 341503,
Clemson, SC 29634-1503.

Clemson University, South Carolina's land-grant university, is an equal
opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Art Young

Dept. of English

Clemson University

Clemson, S.C. 29634-1503


fax: (864)656-1846

Date: Tue, 28 Oct 1997 14:51:21 -0500 (EST)
From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@parallel.park.uga.edu>
Subject: Instructor Position/Brown University

>> From: Mary-Ellen Flinn <Mary-Ellen_Flinn@brown.edu>

Instructor for Semester II 1997-98 to Teach Cognitive Neuroscience Course
at Brown University

A temporary position is available in the Spring semester (II) of 1998 to
teach a course in the Department of Neuroscience in the area of Cognitive
Neuroscience. This course will deal with fundamental issues of Cognitive
Neuroscience at a level appropriate for advanced undergraduate neuroscience
concentrators and for graduate students. This lecture course emphasizes a
systems approach to neuroscience and covers several neural systems from
among consciousness, sleeping and waking, thinking, selection of action,
higher visual and motor processes, sensorimotor integration, learning and
memory, attention and emotion. Discussions focus on cerebral cortical
mechanisms of behavior and cognition, though subcortical neural mechanisms
are discussed. Emphasis on experimental work from functional neuroimaging
in humans, behavioral neurophysiology, and observations from human
pathology. Some degree of flexibility in course content is possible.

Job Requirements:

At least 1 year's prior teaching experience.
Ph.D. in Brain or Behavioral Sciences

The position is available as an adjunct assistant, associate or full
professor for one semester only. Appropriately trained postdoctoral
fellows will be considered for this position. Strong teaching skills are
essential. We encourage applications from women and minority candidates.
Brown University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

Interested individuals should send a CV and names of 3 references by
November 20, 1997 to:

John P. Donoghue, Ph.D.
Department of Neuroscience
Box 1953
Providence, RI 02912

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