LINGUIST List 10.1490

Fri Oct 8 1999

Jobs: Psycholinguistics, Syntax/Semantics

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  1. Martha McGinnis, Psycholinguistics - U. of Calgary
  2. John A. Goldsmith, Syntax/Semantics-University of Chicago

Message 1: Psycholinguistics - U. of Calgary

Date: Thu, 7 Oct 1999 18:27:57 -0600
From: Martha McGinnis <>
Subject: Psycholinguistics - U. of Calgary


The Departments of Linguistics and Psychology at the
University of Calgary seek applications for a joint 
tenure-track appointment in psycholinguistics at the level 
of Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants should have 
a research program in an area that encompasses language 
disorders. Preference will be given to applicants with 
research interests in neurolinguistics/cognitive 
neuroscience, language acquisition, or sentence processing. 
The successful applicant must be able to teach introductory 
courses in linguistics and/or psychology as well as senior 
undergraduate and graduate courses in their area of 

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in psychology or linguistics and 
evidence of effective teaching. The start date for this 
position is July 1, 2000. For more information about our 
departments and the University of Calgary, please visit our 
web sites ( and

Applications, including a statement of interest, curriculum 
vitae, recent publications, and three letters of 
recommendation, should be sent to the joint search committee
by February 1, 2000:

Dr. John Archibald, Chair
Joint Search Committee
Department of Linguistics
Faculty of Social Sciences
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 Canada
Fax: (403) 282-8606

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, 
priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent 
residents of Canada. The University of Calgary supports, 
appreciates, and encourages diversity.
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Message 2: Syntax/Semantics-University of Chicago

Date: Fri, 8 Oct 1999 15:23:07 -0700
From: John A. Goldsmith <>
Subject: Syntax/Semantics-University of Chicago

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Chicago invites
application for a faculty position in syntax and/or semantics.
Applicants at all academic levels, from recent Ph.D's to established
scholars, will be considered. Responsibilities will include, besides
conducting an outstanding research program that will complement that
of the present faculty, the teaching and supervising of graduate and
undergraduate students. Interested parties should submit a letter of
introduction, a curriculum vitae, up to three samples of research
publications, and three letters of recommendation. Applications
should be sent to the following address and received not later than
December 1, 1999.

 CHICAGO, IL. 60637 (USA) 
 The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
employer. All qualified applicants are urged to apply for this position.
Appointment will be based on qualifications as they relate to the position
requirements without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex,
age, disability, or veteran status.
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