LINGUIST List 24.5377

Sun Dec 29 2013

Jobs: Syntax: Visiting Assistant Professor, Boston University

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 26-Dec-2013
From: Carol Neidle <>
Subject: Syntax: Visiting Assistant Professor, Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
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University or Organization: Boston University Department: Linguistics Program (Dept. of Romance Studies) Job Location: Massachusetts, USA Web Address:
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Syntax (1-year replacement)

Job Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Syntax


Boston University anticipates (pending approval of funding) a 1-year opening for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Linguistics with a specialization in Syntax, for AY 2014-15.

Requirements include a PhD (in hand by time of appointment), strong background in linguistic theory, demonstrated teaching ability, and commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising. Application materials should include a cover letter; CV; research statement; teaching statement; documentation of teaching ability; three sample publications; and three letters of recommendation. Application materials should be uploaded as individual PDF files using Academic Jobs Online (URL listed below).

Please indicate in the cover letter whether or not you plan to attend the LSA annual meeting Jan. 2-5, 2014, and include contact information for December and January. Applications should be submitted ASAP, and review will begin as applications become complete.

For further information about the program, see the department URL above. Inquiries should be directed to Prof. Neidle, chair of the Syntax Search Committee at the contact email address below.

Boston University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: 03-Feb-2014 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor & Chair of Search Committee Carol Neidle Email: Phone: 617-353-6218

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