LINGUIST List 11.1993

Wed Sep 20 2000

Jobs: Formal Syntax/Assist Prof/U of British Columbia

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Message 1: Formal Syntax: Assist Professor at U of British Columbia, B.C. Canada

Date: 20 Sep 2000 17:05:57 -0000
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Subject: Formal Syntax: Assist Professor at U of British Columbia, B.C. Canada

Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Areas Required: Formal Syntax
Other Desired Areas: Syntax/Semantics Interface
University or Organization: University of British Columbia
Department: Linguistics
State or Province: B.C.
Country: Canada
Final Date of Application: December 1, 2000
Contact: Dr. Douglas Pulleyblank, Head

Address for Applications:
E-270, 1866 Main Mall
BC V6T 1Z1


The Department of Linguistics at the University of British Columbia
invites applications for a tenure-track position in Formal Syntax at the
rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2001. 

The successful candidate should have a primary specialisation in Formal 
Syntax with expertise in the Syntax/Semantics Interface. A secondary 
research interest in Linguistic Fieldwork or Cognitive Science would be 
an asset.

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in linguistics, have a demonstrated
potential for and a strong commitment to research, as well as have the
ability to teach a variety of courses in linguistics at the graduate and
undergraduate levels. In particular, the candidate should be able to
teach introductory semantics at the graduate level. This position is
subject to final budgetary approval. 

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, representative samples of 
published or unpublished work, teaching evaluations (if available) and 
any additional supporting documents to the address below before 
December 1, 2000. In addition, applicants should arrange for at least 
three letters of recommendation to be sent under separate cover to:

Dr. Douglas Pulleyblank 
Chair, Search Committee
Department of Linguistics
E270-1866 Main Mall
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V6T 1Z1

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity.
We encourage all qualified persons to apply. In accordance with Canadian
immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian Citizens
and permanent residents of Canada.
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