LINGUIST List 25.4889

Wed Dec 03 2014

Jobs: Cognitive Science; Phonology; Mathematical Modeling: Post Doc, Simon Fraser University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 01-Dec-2014
From: Paul Tupper <>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Phonology; Mathematical Modeling: Post Doc, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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University or Organization: Simon Fraser University
Department: Mathematics
Job Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Web Address:
Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Phonology; Mathematical Modeling


We invite applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University. The candidate will collaborate with Paul Tupper and other researchers in Cognitive Science at SFU. See for faculty interests. Current projects include working with the phonology group in SFU’s Department of Linguistics (professors J. Alderete and A. Farris-Trimble) or in the Cognitive Science lab (M. Blair, director).

Applicants must either have experience in a computationally intensive branch of linguistics or psychology, or a background in mathematics with an interest in cognitive science. Applicants from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. The salary will be at a competitive level and include funding for travel. Fellows will need to teach one undergraduate course per year.

Applications are to be submitted by e-mail to the application email below. Applications must consist of a CV and a research statement. Please arrange three recommendation letters with one addressing teaching to be sent separately. Screening of applicants will begin on December 15th. Applicants received after this date will still be considered as long as the position remains open.

Application Deadline: 15-Dec-2014 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Paul Tupper

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