LINGUIST List 23.4777

Fri Nov 16 2012

Jobs: Morphology; Syntax: Assistant Professor, Carleton College

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 15-Nov-2012
From: Michael Flynn <>
Subject: Morphology; Syntax: Assistant Professor, Carleton College, Minnesota, USA
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University or Organization: Carleton College Department: Linguistics Job Location: Minnesota, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Morphology; Syntax


Carleton College invites applications for a one-year visitingappointment at the rank of assistant professor in the small butenthusiastic Linguistics Department. We seek to hire a specialist insyntax and/or morphology. The Ph.D. is required by the beginning ofthe appointment. The successful candidate will be an excellentteacher, able to inspire very talented and hard-workingundergraduate students.

Carleton is on a trimester calendar, consisting of three ten-weekterms. We envision that our visitor will teach courses at theintroductory, intermediate, and advanced undergraduate levels. Thedepartment currently has three full-time tenure track faculty, and 21majors.

To apply, please visit the Carleton College Web site and complete the online application, including acover letter, CV, brief statements describing teaching experience,research agenda, samples of scholarship, a graduate transcript, andcontact information for three letters of reference (at least one of whichshould address your teaching). Questions about the position or theapplication process may be directed to Professor Michael Flynn atthe contact email address below.

Applications completed, including letters of recommendation, byDecember 17, 2012 will receive full consideration. We plan tointerview candidates at the LSA annual meeting in Boston.

Carleton is committed to developing its faculty to better reflect thediversity of our student body and American society. Women andmembers of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteranstatus, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity andexpression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or agein providing employment or access to its educational facilities andactivities.

Application Deadline: 17-Dec-2012 (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Michael Flynn Email:

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