LINGUIST List 21.4232

Sun Oct 24 2010

Jobs: Syntax & Typology: Asst Prof, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

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        1.     Gregory Iverson , Syntax & Typology: Asst Prof, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Message 1: Syntax & Typology: Asst Prof, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Date: 22-Oct-2010
From: Gregory Iverson <>
Subject: Syntax & Typology: Asst Prof, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
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University or Organization: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Department: Linguistics Job Location: Wisconsin, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Syntax; Typology


Position start date: August 2011

Job description:The Department of Linguistics at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee hasbeen authorized to make a full-time, tenure-track appointment in syntax atthe rank of assistant professor, and invites applications for the position. Duties will include developing and teaching courses in syntactic theory,description and typology, supervising graduate students at both the M.A.and Ph.D. level and conducting research in the appointee's area ofspecialization. Prospective applicants must have by August of 2011 a linguistics or some other related field, along with the ability andwillingness to teach in the undergraduate core distribution offerings.Preferred candidates will be able to show evidence of quality teaching andexcellent scholarly promise, as well as knowledge of or expertise in arange of disparate languages. A research interest in the syntax/semanticsinterface, a demonstrated interest in comparative syntax, and expertise inlinguistic typology would enhance a candidate's application. Salary willbe commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please upload an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a letter ofapplication, and one or two publications to the application URL listedbelow. Please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be mailed tothe application address given.

Review of applications will begin on October 25, 2010, and continue untilthe position is filled. E-mail inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Iversonat the email address listed.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an affirmative action,equal-opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: This position has already been filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Professor Gregory Iverson Syntax Search Committee, Department of Linguistics Curtin Hall Room 535 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee 53201-0413 United States Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Gregory Iverson Email:

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