LINGUIST List 23.3357

Thu Aug 09 2012

Jobs: General Ling; Lang Acq; Psycholing: Asst Prof, York University

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <>

Date: 08-Aug-2012
From: Susan Ehrlich <>
Subject: General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: York University Department: Languages, Literatures and Linguistics Job Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics


Applications are invited for a position in Linguistics with a specializationin the area of language acquisition/psycholinguistics at the rank ofAssistant Professor, effective July 1, 2013. A PhD in Linguistics isrequired. Applicants must have a strong research record andpublications, and demonstrated excellence in teaching. Applicantsshould be prepared to teach a range of courses in language acquisitionand psycholinguistics, and lower-level courses in syntax or phonologyfrom a generative grammar perspective. The successful candidate willalso be expected to contribute to the Graduate Program in Linguisticsand Applied Linguistics.

Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. AllYork University positions are subject to budgetary approval. For fullposition details and contact information, you can also

Candidates should submit a signed letter of application discussing theabove criteria, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, samples of scholarly workand copies of student teaching evaluations. Applicants should arrangeto have three letters of recommendation sent, by October 30, 2012, tothe address below. Note: E-mail applications will not be accepted.

York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative ActionProgram can be found on York's website at or acopy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at416.736.5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply;however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be givenpriority.

Application Deadline: 30-Oct-2012 Mailing Address for Applications:
Professor Pietro Giordan Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics 4700 Keele Street Ross Building, S559 Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3 Canada Contact Information:
Professor Susan Ehrlich Email: Phone: 416-736-5016 Fax: 416-736-5483

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