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LINGUIST List 21.1470

Fri Mar 26 2010

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Assistant Prof, McMaster U

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        1.    Lynn Holland, Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada

Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
Date: 25-Mar-2010
From: Lynn Holland <hollandlmcmaster.ca>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: McMaster University
Department: Linguistics and Languages
Job Location: Ontario, Canada
Web Address: http://mcmaster.ca
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics and Languages at McMaster University invites
applications for a tenure-track position in Linguistics, at the rank of
Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will hold a PhD in
Linguistics with specialization in Computational Linguistics. Secondary
specialization in one of the following areas is desirable: cognitive
linguistics, cognitive modeling of language (e.g. exemplar-based
approaches), neurolinguistics, corpus-based approaches. Applicants should
have a strong research focus, demonstrated teaching ability, and be willing
to participate in departmental administrative duties. An ability to teach
undergraduate courses in general linguistics, and graduate and
undergraduate courses in computational linguistics and basic statistics is
essential.

The Department of Linguistics and Languages presently offers undergraduate
degrees (Honours) in Linguistics and Cognitive Science of Language, and is
the home of a new interdisciplinary graduate program (M.Sc./Ph.D.) in the
Cognitive Science of Language.

The starting date for the appointment is July 1, 2010. Starting salary will
be based on experience and qualifications. Applications, including
curriculum vitae, transcripts, copies of publications, and letters from
three academic referees should be sent to the address below.

Applications received by April 30, 2010 will be assured of consideration.
For further information on the Department of Linguistics and Languages,
please see http://www.humanities.mcmaster.ca/~linguistics/

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. McMaster
University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community,
and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages
applications from all qualified candidates including women, members of
visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities, and
persons with disabilities.

Application Deadline: 30-Apr-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. John Connolly, Selection Committee Chair
Department of Linguistics and Languages, TSH 613
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4M2
Canada
Contact Information:
Executive Officer Lynn Holland
Email: hollandlmcmaster.ca
Phone: 9055259140
Fax: 9055286733
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