LINGUIST List 26.4988

Mon Nov 09 2015

Jobs: Morphology; Semantics: Lecturer, UC Riverside

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 06-Nov-2015
From: Perry Link <>
Subject: Morphology; Semantics: Lecturer, UC Riverside, California, USA
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University or Organization: UC Riverside
Department: Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Part Time Lecturer in Linguistics

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Morphology; Semantics


The Department of Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages at the University of California, Riverside, is recruiting a lecturer position in Linguistics for Winter Quarter 2016.

Duties will consist of the instruction of two (2) courses during Winter Quarter 2016, pending enrollment and funding. The successful candidate will teach Linguistics 131 (Morphology) and Linguistics 151 (Semantics).

Excellence in linguistics teaching is required, and priority will be given to candidates with substantial experience in teaching Linguistics at the university level. A completed Masters degree in Linguistics or a related discipline is required.

Present Lecturer salary per course is $6,126.50. Appointment is eligible for renewal each year depending on need, funding, and performance. Winter quarter instruction begins Monday January 4, 2016; instruction ends March 11, 2016; final exams end March 18, 2016.

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

Complete applications include; current CV, sample syllabus or syllabi, teaching evaluations, writing or publication sample, and 3 letters of recommendation. Materials should be uploaded using UCR’s on-line application system (below). Letters of recommendation must be confidential and use of the AP-Recruit system by letter writers is recommended.

Applicants who use Interfolio should use the feature that allows recommendation letters to be uploaded directly into AP-Recruit. Applicants can input an Interfolio-generated email address in place of their letter writer's email address. Interfolio refers to this as “Online Application Deliveries”. The following link at Interfolio shows how to set up the feature:

Review of complete applications will begin December 4, 2015, and continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, applications and all supporting material, should be received by December 3, 2015.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application Deadline: 04-Dec-2015

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Perry Link

Page Updated: 09-Nov-2015