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LINGUIST List 18.2585

Thu Sep 06 2007

Jobs: Syntax / Semantics: Asst Prof, MIT

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        1.    Stefanie Hanlon, Syntax / Semantics: Asst Prof, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA


Message 1: Syntax / Semantics: Asst Prof, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
Date: 05-Sep-2007
From: Stefanie Hanlon <shanlonmit.edu>
Subject: Syntax / Semantics: Asst Prof, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
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University or Organization: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department: Linguistics & Philosophy
Web Address: http://web.mit.edu/linguistics/index.html

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Semantics; Syntax


Description:

The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at MIT invites applications for
a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level, starting
September 1, 2008. The appointment will be made in the area of syntax or
semantics. A simultaneous research and teaching interest in the other area
is a strong plus. Also desirable is work on morphology, fieldwork on
underdescribed languages, or research using experimental methods. We seek
applicants who will enhance the breadth and depth of the department in its
research, teaching, and advising mission at the graduate and undergraduate
levels.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies
of research papers, evidence of teaching ability, and three letters of
reference.

We prefer that applications and supporting materials be submitted online,
at the application website listed below.

Materials submitted by mail should be sent to the application address
listed below.

Departmental representatives will be present at the LSA meeting in Chicago
in January 2008 to conduct preliminary interviews. Women and members of
under-represented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

MIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2007
Mailing Address for Applications:
Chair, Linguistics Search Committee
Department of Linguistics and Philosophy
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Ave., 32-D808
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
USA
Web Address for Applications: http://www.dlp.mit.edu/search
Contact Information:
Stefanie Hanlon
Email: shanlonmit.edu
Phone: 617-253-4142



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