LINGUIST List 25.517
Jan 31 2014
Assistant Professor, University of
Editor for this issue:
Sarah Fox <sarahlinguistlist.org>
From: Jill Given-King
Subject: Semantics: Assistant
Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto,
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University or Organization: University of
Job Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Web Address: http://linguistics.utoronto.ca/
Job Title: Assistant Professor
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Semantics
The Department of Linguistics in the Faculty of
Arts and Science, University of Toronto invites
applications for a one-year contractually
limited term appointment (CLTA) in Semantics at
the rank of Assistant Professor, effective July
The position involves teaching courses in
semantics at the undergraduate and graduate
level, and others to be determined from among
courses such as the following: Introduction to
Language, English Words, and English Grammar.
Qualified candidates will have a Ph.D. in
Linguistics specializing in semantics by date
of appointment, a record of excellence in
research, and a demonstrated commitment to
excellence in teaching. Responsibilities
include teaching and supervision at the
graduate and undergraduate levels.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications
Applications should include a cover letter of
no more than 2 single-spaced pages, curriculum
vitae, a research statement, evidence of
teaching ability, and the names and email
addresses of three referees. Please combine
your application into one or two files. If you
have questions about this position, please send
an email to the contact email address below.
The online system can accommodate up to five
attachments (10 MB in total) per profile.
All application materials should be submitted
online and received by February 28, 2014.
Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply.
We recommend combining attached documents into
one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.
Applicants should also arrange to have three
letters of reference, preferably as signed PDF
documents on letterhead, sent directly to
Professor Keren Rice at the contact email
address below with the subject line: "Semantics
Job – (your full name)".
More information on the University of Toronto
) and the Department of Linguistics (http://linguistics.utoronto.ca)
can be found on their respective websites.
Linguistics course descriptions are available
Application Deadline: 28-Feb-2014
Web Address for Applications:
Graduate/Department Assistant Jill
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