LINGUIST List 25.1444

Tue Mar 25 2014

Jobs: Phonetics; Phonology: Lecturer, Rice University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 24-Mar-2014
From: Rita Riley <>
Subject: Phonetics; Phonology: Lecturer, Rice University, Texas, USA
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University or Organization: Rice University
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology


The Department of Linguistics at Rice University, located in Houston, Texas, is now accepting applications for a lecturer position in laboratory phonetics and phonology. The successful applicant will be asked to teach courses in both of these areas, an introductory linguistics course, and may teach additional courses in his or her subject area. S/he will also advise undergraduate and graduate students, and participate in departmental activities. This is a one year appointment and the course load is four courses for the year. Deadline for receipt of applications is May 1, 2014. PhD is required by time of appointment; position start date is July 1, 2014.

We especially welcome applications from researchers who share the department’s interest in approaching language from a usage-based perspective with solid empirical grounding in primary data, especially approaches of a cognitive, social-interactional, and/or functional nature. See also our department website.

Application materials include: cover letter, CV, teaching statement, sample of written work, and names and contact information for three references. Past teaching evaluations and/or information about course topics the applicant could teach are also welcome but not required at this time.

Rice University is committed to affirmative action and equal opportunity in education and employment. Rice does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status. Rice University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Search Committee Rita Riley
Department of Linguistics MS 23
Rice University
Houston, TX 77005
Contact Information:
Rita Riley

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