LINGUIST List 21.3633

Wed Sep 15 2010

Jobs: Semantics; Cognitive Science: Asst/Assoc Prof, Pomona College

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        1.    Deborah Burke, Semantics; Cognitive Science: Assistant/Associate Professor, Pomona College, CA, USA

Message 1: Semantics; Cognitive Science: Assistant/Associate Professor, Pomona College, CA, USA
Date: 14-Sep-2010
From: Deborah Burke <>
Subject: Semantics; Cognitive Science: Assistant/Associate Professor, Pomona College, CA, USA
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University or Organization: Pomona College Department: Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science Web Address:
Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Semantics


Pomona CollegeClaremont, California 91711

Tenure-Track Position in Linguistics and Cognitive Science Beginning Fall 2011

The Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science at Pomona Collegeinvites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at theAssistant or Associate Professor level, depending on qualifications. TheDepartment of Linguistics and Cognitive Science is an interdisciplinarydepartment focused on the study of language, with close collaboration withthe departments of Computer Science, Philosophy and Psychology. We arelooking for a candidate with a specialization in semantics and a broadknowledge of and interest in cognitive science. Preference will be given tocandidates who will have completed the PhD by fall 2011. We seek acandidate with a record of excellence in teaching and a productive programof research. Teaching load is four courses a year and will includeIntroduction to Cognitive Science, Semantics, an advanced seminar in areaof specialization and a course on the cognitive science of language such asPsycholinguistics or Language and Brain. Candidates should electronicallysubmit an application letter, CV, copy of graduate transcript, teachingevaluations or other evidence of excellent teaching ability, representativepublications, and three letters of recommendation to the application emailbelow. Complete applications received by November 12, 2010 will receivefull consideration.

Pomona College, the founding member of the Claremont Colleges, is a highlyselective liberal arts college attracting a diverse, national andinternational student body. The College is an equal opportunity employerand especially invites applications from women and members ofunder-represented groups. For further information about the Department ofLinguistics and Cognitive Science see the department website above.

Application Deadline: 12-Nov-2010 Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Department Coordinator Karen Nightingale Email:

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