LINGUIST List 22.3787
Wed Sep 28 2011
Jobs: Neurolinguistics: Asst Prof, The Univeristy of Texas at Austin
Editor for this issue: Christy Bird
1. Richard P. Meier ,
Neurolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Univeristy of Texas at Austin, USA
Message 1: Neurolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Univeristy of Texas at Austin, USA
From: Richard P. Meier <rmeieraustin.utexas.edu>
Subject: Neurolinguistics: Assistant Professor, The Univeristy of Texas at Austin, USA
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University or Organization: The Univeristy of Texas at Austin
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/linguistics/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics
The Department of Linguistics seeks applications for a tenure-trackposition, with a specialization in the study of language and the brain. Wehave a preference for individuals with several years of experience beyondthe Ph.D. The successful candidate will have a strong track record ofresearch in how language is processed, represented, learned, and/orunderstood. We particularly seek candidates who have investigatedlinguistic processing using neuoroimaging methods and who will provideleadership in the use of such techniques within the department. Forinformation on the imaging facilities available at The University of Texasat Austin, see the web site of the Imaging Research Center:http://www.irc.utexas.edu/index.html. In 2013, the Department ofLinguistics will be moving into a newly-constructed building that willallow excellent laboratory space within the department.
Duties include: (a) teaching undergraduate and graduate courses; (b)directing thesis and dissertation research; (c) conducting originalresearch and publication; (d) obtaining external funding to support astrong research program; (e) advising undergraduate and graduate students;and (f) performing department, college and institutional service.
The successful candidate should have the Ph.D. in hand by August 20, 2012.He or she should have documented excellence or potential for excellence asa teacher, researcher, advisor, and leader, and a strong commitment toworking collaboratively with other faculty members within the department.
To apply, please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, threeletters of recommendation, evidence of your past teaching performance orteaching potential, a list of courses you are prepared to teach, andsamples of published or other written work to the application addressbelow. Electronic applications may be submitted tolinguisticsaustin.utexas.edu.
This position is pending budgetary approval. A background check will beconducted on the successful applicant. The University of Texas at Austin isan AA/EEO employer.
Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2011 (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Department of Linguistics
University of Texas at Austin
1 University Station/B5100
Austin, TX 78712-0198
Email Address for Applications: linguisticsaustin.utexas.edu
Professor Richard P. Meier
Phone: 512 471 1701
Fax: 512 471 4340
Page Updated: 28-Sep-2011