LINGUIST List 10.1382

Tue Sep 21 1999

Jobs: Syntax/Cogn Neuroscience, Phonology/Disorders

Editor for this issue: Lydia Grebenyova <>


  1. Stephen R. Anderson, Syntax & Cognitive Neuroscience of Language at Yale
  2. Shari Baum, Phonological Development/Disorders

Message 1: Syntax & Cognitive Neuroscience of Language at Yale

Date: Tue, 21 Sep 1999 12:56:39 -0400
From: Stephen R. Anderson <>
Subject: Syntax & Cognitive Neuroscience of Language at Yale

The Department of Linguistics at Yale University expects to make an
appointment at the level of Assistant Professor in the area of
syntax and the cognitive neuroscience of language, effective
as of the 2000-2001 academic year. The appointee will share
responsibility for core courses in syntactic theory, as well as
courses contributing to the Department's area of interest in the study
of Linguistics as an aspect of the study of the mind. This includes a
Ph.D. program in Brain and Language and an undergraduate
interdepartmental major in Cognitive Science. Prior teaching
experience in relevant areas will be an advantage.

Applications from candidates whose records clearly show them to be
suitable for this position should include a current CV and copies of
publications or other samples of research, together with the names and
addresses of potential references. Please do NOT have actual
letters of recommendation sent to us until we request them. Send
applications, preferably to arrive before 22 December, 1999, to:
Chair, search committee; Department of Linguistics, 318 HGS; Box
208236 Yale Station; New Haven, CT 06520-8236. We hope to interview
potential candidates at the Linguistic Society of America Annual
Meeting in Chicago in January, 2000, and applications received after
the end of that meeting, 9 January, 2000, will not be considered.
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer,
and especially encourages applications from women and members of
under-represented minorities.
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Message 2: Phonological Development/Disorders

Date: Tue, 21 Sep 1999 08:13:03 -0400
From: Shari Baum <>
Subject: Phonological Development/Disorders

McGill University, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Assistant Professor: Excellent career opportunity to join a dynamic
Communication Sciences and Disorders Department at an outstanding
research university. Requires a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and
Disorders or related field and evidence of scholarly excellence,
including the potential to obtain external funding. Preference will be
given to applicants with expertise in phonological development and
disorders. Duties include teaching of M.Sc./Ph.D. students in
Speech-Language Pathology and research supervision of M.Sc./Ph.D.
students in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Salary commensurate
with qualifications and experience. Start date September, 2000.

Please send curriculum vitae with three letters of recommendation and
copies of representative publications to the Search Committee, c/o Dr.
Shari Baum, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill
University, 1266 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G 1A8.
Telephone (514)398-4137, e-mail HYPERLINK . Application
deadline is Jan 2, 2000.

In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, this advertisement
is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
Non-Canadians are also invited to apply. McGill is an equal opportunity

Shari R. Baum, Ph.D.
School of Communication Sciences & Disorders
McGill University
1266 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A8
ph: 514-398-7385
fax: 514-398-8123
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