LINGUIST List 23.2974

Mon Jul 09 2012

Jobs: Neuroling; Psycholing; Multilingual Studies: Asst Prof, Nanyang Technological Uni

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Tchistiakova <svetlanalinguistlist.org>



Date: 09-Jul-2012
From: Search Committee <H-LMSntu.edu.sg>
Subject: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Multilingual Studies: Assistant Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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University or Organization: Nanyang Technological UniversityDepartment: Division of Linguistics and Multilingual StudiesJob Location: SingaporeWeb Address: http://www.ntu.edu.sgJob Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Multilingual Studies

Description:

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Nanyang TechnologicalUniversity, Singapore, invites qualified academics to apply for a facultyposition as Assistant Professor in the Division of Linguistics and MultilingualStudies (LMS). We are looking for a psycholinguist with expertise in thecognitive neuroscience of language and speech, employing techniques in atleast two or more of the following areas: functional neuroimaging (fMRI andERP), behavioral experimentation, computational modelling, and/or artificiallanguage learning. Teaching and research experience in the fields ofbilingualism and second language acquisition will be an advantage.

NTU is a rapidly growing university that is committed to a comprehensiveeducational experience in a multicultural environment. It offers highlycompetitive annual salaries and strong support for faculty research andpublication.

As one of the best-known examples of a modern, vibrant and successfulmultilingual society, Singapore is uniquely positioned to promote academicstudies of language and multilingualism. The Division of Linguistics andMultilingual Studies at NTU is an academic department in the School ofHumanities and Social Sciences. It is currently the only tertiary institute inSingapore that offers undergraduate and graduate programmes in Linguisticsand Multilingual Studies.

More information about the research interests of faculty, academicprogrammes, and related information is available on the following website:http://linguistics.hss.ntu.edu.sg/Pages/default.aspx

To apply, please refer to the Guidelines for submitting an Application forFaculty Appointment(http://www.ntu.edu.sg/ohr/Career/SubmitApplications/Pages/Faculty.aspx),and send your application package [consisting of cover letter, personalparticulars form, curriculum vitae (including records of competitive grants andgraduate supervision, if any), teaching statement, research statement, writingsamples, and the names and contact details of at least three referees] to the address or email address listed below.

Applications sent via email should include a reference to "AssistantProfessor, LMS" in the subject line and enquiries about the position can beaddressed to the above email.

Closing date for applications: 30 September 2012.

Application Deadline: 30-Sep-2012Mailing Address for Applications: Chair Search CommitteeMailing Address for Applications: Chair Search Committee Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Nanyang Technological University 14 Nanyang Drive Singapore 637332 SingaporeEmail Address for Applications: H-LMSntu.edu.sg

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