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LINGUIST List 20.700

Thu Mar 05 2009

Jobs: Various Subfields: Post Doc, Tufts University

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        1.    Teresa Salvato, Various Subfields: Post Doc, Tufts University, Santa Fe, NM, USA

Message 1: Various Subfields: Post Doc, Tufts University, Santa Fe, NM, USA
Date: 05-Mar-2009
From: Teresa Salvato <teresa.salvatotufts.edu>
Subject: Various Subfields: Post Doc, Tufts University, Santa Fe, NM, USA
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University or Organization: Tufts University
Department: Center for Cognitive Studies
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Web Address: http://ase.tufts.edu/cogstud
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Psycholinguistics; Semantics; Syntax


The Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University has a position for
2009-10 for a postdoctoral fellow with research interests in linguistics or
psycholinguistics, to work under the direction of Co-Director Ray
Jackendoff. Individuals are encouraged to apply who have an interest in
applying Conceptual Semantics, the Parallel Architecture, or the Simpler
Syntax Hypothesis to new areas of empirical investigation, or to build
connections between these theories and other frameworks such as formal
semantics, HPSG, and Optimality Theory. In addition to pursuing research,
the fellow will participate in teaching linguistics courses in the Tufts
Cognitive and Brain Sciences program and will also participate in
interdisciplinary seminars and working groups sponsored by the Center for
Cognitive Studies. The fellow will receive a competitive stipend.

Applicants should submit a short research proposal of no more than 3
single-spaced pages; a curriculum vitae; a one-page description of approach
to teaching/mentoring and teaching experience; and three letters of

Tufts is an EO/AAE employer.

As Prof. Jackendoff is on leave this semester, please send application
materials to the address provided below.

Application Deadline: 20-Apr-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Ray Jackendoff
Santa Fe Institute
1399 Hyde Park Road
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Contact Information:
Prof. Ray Jackendoff
Email: ray.jackendofftufts.edu

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