LINGUIST List 25.1499

Sat Mar 29 2014

Jobs: Syntax: Post Doc, Yale University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 28-Mar-2014
From: Chris McDaniel <>
Subject: Syntax: Post Doc, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
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University or Organization: Yale University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Connecticut, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Syntax Post Doc

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Syntax


The Department of Linguistics at Yale is seeking to appoint a postdoctoral associate in syntax for a period of up to two years (non-renewable) beginning July 1, 2014 or shortly thereafter. We are especially interested in candidates whose research integrates computational and mathematical approaches in the study of syntax, as well as those whose work explores issues at the interface with semantics. The postdoctoral associate will participate fully in and contribute to the intellectual life of the department. S/he will interact with faculty and students on research and will teach at least one course or seminar per year (possibly jointly).

Applicants should submit a cover letter describing their research interests, a current CV, two or three representative pieces of research to the application website below, and should arrange for three reference letters to be submitted to the site as well.

Applications received by 21 April 2014 will receive the fullest consideration, although we will continue to review candidates until the position is filled.

All requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed by the start of the appointment.

Salary is competitive.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we especially encourage applications from women and members of under-represented minorities.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Mr. Chris McDaniel

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