LINGUIST List 26.5501

Thu Dec 10 2015

Jobs: Phonetics; Phonology; Speech Science: Assistant Professor, CUNY-College of Staten Island

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Date: 10-Dec-2015
From: Search Committee <>
Subject: Phonetics; Phonology; Speech Science: Assistant Professor, CUNY-College of Staten Island, New York, USA
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University or Organization: CUNY-College of Staten Island
Department: English
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor of Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology; Speech Science


Assistant Professor of Linguistics

The Linguistics Program at the College of Staten Island of The City University of New York (CUNY) invites applicants for an anticipated tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the English Department, beginning August 2016.

A Ph.D. in Linguistics is required by the time of appointment. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in the sub-area of speech science, and who are able to teach courses related to (and have a research interest in) the study of acquired phonetic and phonological disorders.

The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant and growing undergraduate program in linguistics, which also houses an active research laboratory (the CSI-CUNY Speech Laboratory).

Applicants for the position will need to demonstrate a record of (or evidence for the promise of) scholarly productivity that will advance the program’s research profile. Other expectations for the position include: applying for extramural funding; teaching courses in the Linguistics Program; mentoring undergraduate students; developing undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of specialization; participating actively in the life of the College; performing departmental and college service.

The Search Committee and the College are strongly committed to the diversity of the academic community, one that reflects the multicultural makeup of our student body. Women and members of other traditionally underrepresented populations are therefore strongly encouraged to
apply. EO/AA Employer.

Review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline for all applications is 20 January 2016.

Applications must be submitted online at the application website below. To apply, visit the application website, navigate to “Employment,” then “Job postings.” Find Job ID #14058. Applicants should submit as a single PDF attachment the following: letter of application, curriculum vitae, and up to three writing samples. Additionally, applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly from referees to .

Questions regarding the position can be sent to the Linguistics Search Committee at If you have difficulty with uploading multiple documents to the website, please send them to However, please note that you must still create a log on at the application website; applicants who do not create an application there cannot be considered.

About the College of Staten Island / CUNY:

The College of Staten Island (CSI) is one of 11 senior (i.e., four-year) colleges of The City University of New York, and the only public college on Staten Island. CSI offers over 80 undergraduate programs, 24 graduate programs and, through the CUNY Graduate Center, participates in 7 doctoral programs. The College enrolls approximately 14,000 students and employs over 2,000 faculty and staff. Located on a 204‐acre park‐like campus that is minutes away from the cultural treasures of Manhattan, the CSI campus is the largest collegiate site in NYC.

Application Deadline: 20-Jan-2016

Web Address for Applications:
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