LINGUIST List 26.3186

Tue Jul 07 2015

Jobs: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Bogazici University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 06-Jul-2015
From: Didar Akar <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey
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University or Organization: Bogazici University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


The Department of Linguistics, Bogazici University, invites applications for two positions, one to be filled by a Turkish national and one to be filled by a foreign national starting in the academic year of 2016-2017.

For the foreign national, specialization in phonology is required; research and teaching experience in prosodic phonology and/or phonetics will be an advantage.

For the Turkish national, specialization in one of following areas will be an advantage: sociolinguistics, language contact, typology, phonetics, phonology, prosodic phonology.

The successful candidates will be expected to teach a minimum of two linguistics courses per term. Responsibilities include teaching and thesis supervision at the undergraduate, MA and PhD levels, contribution to course and project development, and undertaking administrative duties. Bogazici University is committed to excellence in teaching and research, and applicants should have a record commensurate with these qualities.

The successful Turkish nationals will be employed at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting with a salary of approximately 3200 TL per month (after tax). The foreign national will be employed at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting with a base salary of approximately 4700 TL per month (after tax) subject to a yearly renewable contract, and will have national health insurance.


The applicants should hold a PhD in Linguistics. They should provide a CV, a statement of academic interests, and sample work. Applications should be sent in a single file to the application email (below) by August 15, 2015, with the subject line Job Application 2015. The applicants should also ask two referees to send reference letters to the same address.

Bogazici University is a state university located in Istanbul, Turkey. All classes are taught in English. Information about the university can be found at and information about the Department of Linguistics can be found at

Application Deadline: 15-Aug-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Associate Professor Didar Akar

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