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Thu Oct 01 2009
Jobs: Experimental Ling: Rank Open, U of Chicago, IL
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Experimental Linguistics: Rank Open, University of Chicago, IL, USA
Message 1: Experimental Linguistics: Rank Open, University of Chicago, IL, USA
From: Vanessa Wright <vwrightuchicago.edu>
Subject: Experimental Linguistics: Rank Open, University of Chicago, IL, USA
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University or Organization: University of Chicago
Job Location: Illinois, USA
Web Address: http://linguistics.uchicago.edu/
Job Rank: Professor
Specialty Areas: Experimental Linguistics
The Department of Linguistics at the University of Chicago announces an
open-rank search for a tenured or tenure-track position in linguistics with
a research and teaching focus on experimental linguistics. We welcome
applicants from all subfields of linguistics. Priority will be given to the
overall originality and promise of the candidate's work rather than the
area of specialization within linguistics. The ideal candidate will have
research interests which complement those of other linguists on campus, and
which address scientific questions regarding knowledge and use of language.
S/he will have teaching responsibilities at both the graduate and the
undergraduate levels and will supervise student research in appropriate areas.
Candidates should hold a PhD, either in Linguistics, Psychology, or in
Cognitive Science with a demonstrated strong interest in questions of
significance to linguistics.
Candidates must submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae online
at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website, for
posting number 00124: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu. Also,
candidates must submit hard copies of a CV, statements of research and
teaching, and up to three appropriate research papers; please supply a URL
with links for these items as well. Teaching evaluations should also be
submitted if available. Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as
possible. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2009.
Candidates should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent
directly to the search committee at the address listed below. The
department expects to interview candidates at the Annual Meeting of the
Linguistic Society of America in Baltimore, January 7-10, 2010.
All electronically submitted materials and hard copy materials must be
received by November 15, 2009, for applicant to be considered. Applications
must be sent to the address provided below.
E-mail inquiries should be directed to Alan Yu, Chair of the Search
Committee; see e-mail address below.
Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Search Committee Chair, Alan Yu
Department of Linguistics
1010 E. 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
Web Address for Applications: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu
Search Committee Chair, Alan Yu
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