LINGUIST List 26.3051

Fri Jun 26 2015

Jobs: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, Washington University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 26-Jun-2015
From: Brett Hyde <>
Subject: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, Washington University, Missouri, USA
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University or Organization: Washington University
Department: Psychology
Job Location: Missouri, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor in Psycholinguistics/Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics


Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Psychology and Linguistics Program, is seeking candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Psycholinguistics/Linguistics to begin in Fall 2016. Teaching responsibilities will include courses such as Introduction to Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Syntax, and Semantics in the undergraduate Linguistics Program, as well as other mutually agreed upon courses. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research, publish in peer-reviewed journals, advise students, and participate in department governance and university service. A Ph.D. in Psychology or Linguistics is required at the time of the appointment. All areas of specialization in Psycholinguistics and Linguistics will be considered. However, we are especially interested in candidates with a strong empirical research program that can bridge the two fields. The primary qualifications for this position are demonstrated excellence in empirical research and teaching. We especially and strongly encourage applications from women and members of minority groups.

Application materials should include curriculum vitae, writing samples, a short statement of research interests and teaching experience, and official or unofficial transcripts of graduate-level coursework (or other indications of preparation to teach the types of undergraduate Linguistics courses mentioned above). Please submit the application materials to our website (below), and apply to job posting number 31025. Also, please arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Cheri B. Casanova at

The Search Committee will begin the formal review process September 15th, 2015; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Washington University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment eligibility verification required upon hire. Direct inquiries to Brett Hyde, Chair, Psycholinguistics/Linguistics Search Committee (email below).

Application Deadline: 15-Sep-2015

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Brett Hyde
Phone: 314-935-7612

Page Updated: 26-Jun-2015