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LINGUIST List 19.1470

Fri May 02 2008

Jobs: Semantics: Acting Assistant Professor, Stanford University

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        1.    Nikhila Pai, Semantics: Acting Assistant Professor, Stanford University, CA, USA


Message 1: Semantics: Acting Assistant Professor, Stanford University, CA, USA
Date: 01-May-2008
From: Nikhila Pai <nikhila.paistanford.edu>
Subject: Semantics: Acting Assistant Professor, Stanford University, CA, USA
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University or Organization: Stanford University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address: http://linguistics.stanford.edu
Job Rank: Acting Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Semantics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Stanford University invites applications
for a full-time visiting position in semantics at the rank of Acting
Assistant Professor for the 2008-09 Academic Year. The visitor will be
expected to teach four quarter-length courses over the three quarters of
the academic year, advise students on their research, and serve on
departmental committees. Teaching will be at both the graduate and the
undergraduate levels and will include core courses in semantics, as well as
courses that either contribute to the semantics curriculum more broadly, or
complement the department's current offerings.

Applicants must hold the PhD in Linguistics or a related field by September
1, 2008. Stanford University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
employer.

Review of applications will begin on Friday, May 23, 2008. To receive
fullest consideration, hard copy applications should arrive by that date.
Applications should include the candidate's CV, statements of teaching and
research interests, teaching evaluations (if available), up to three
representative samples of published or unpublished work, and the names and
e-mail addresses of three or four referees. Applicants should also arrange
for their letters of reference to be sent directly to the Department no
later than May 23.

Send hard-copy materials to the application address listed below.

(Reference letters may also be sent by e-mail care of nikhila.paistanford.edu)


For further information, please contact Professor Beth Levin. The
Department's web page is listed above. More detailed information on
semantics at Stanford may be found at:
http://www.stanford.edu/dept/linguistics/syntax-semantics/ and at:
http://www-linguistics.stanford.edu/semgroup/

Application Deadline: 23-May-2008
Mailing Address for Applications:
Search Committee c/o Nikhila Pai
Linguistics Department, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460
Stanford, CA 94305-2150
USA
Contact Information:
Professor Beth Levin
Email: beth.levinstanford.edu
Phone: 650-723-4284
Fax: 650-723-5666
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