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Thu Dec 19 2013

Jobs: Morphology; Morphosyntax: Post Doc, University of Connecticut

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 18-Dec-2013
From: Jonathan Bobaljik <>
Subject: Morphology; Morphosyntax: Post Doc, University of Connecticut, Connecticut, USA
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University or Organization: University of Connecticut Department: Linguistics Job Location: Connecticut, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Morphology; Syntax; Morphosyntax


The Department of Linguistics, in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, is accepting applications for a postdoctoral researcher in Morphology and/or Morphosyntax, with an anticipated start date of August 23, 2014. The initial appointment is for one-year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The position carries a teaching load of one course per semester.

Minimum Qualifications:
Completed requirements for a Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Linguistics or a related field by start date of employment; evidence of a strong research/publication trajectory in morphology and/or morphosyntax; ability to teach effectively at the graduate and undergraduate level; and active research interests integrating well with those of the Department’s current faculty members.

Preferred Qualifications:Evidence of excellence in research; a research profile that expands the linguistic and/or methodological diversity of the department; evidence of potential for excellence in teaching and advising; the ability to contribute through research, teaching, and/or public engagement to the diversity and excellence of the learning experience.

Appointment Terms:The successful candidate's primary academic appointment will be in the Department of Linguistics at the Storrs campus with the possibility of work at UConn’s regional campuses.

To Apply:Application materials and inquiries should be sent to Jonathan Bobaljik at the application email address below.

The application package should include:1) Cover letter with description of research interests
2) CV
3) One or two samples of scholarly writing
4) Names and contact information (email) of three potential references

Review of applications will begin January 10, 2012, and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Connecticut is an EEO/AA employer.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Jonathan Bobaljik Email:

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