LINGUIST List 27.2334

Tue May 24 2016

Jobs: Syntax: Visiting Assistant Professor, George Mason University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 24-May-2016
From: Steven Weinberger <>
Subject: Syntax: Visiting Assistant Professor, George Mason University, Virginia, USA
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University or Organization: George Mason University
Department: English: Program in Linguistics
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor in Linguistics

Job Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor; Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: Syntax


The George Mason University, Program in Linguistics in the English Department seeks applicants for a one-year position to begin on August 29, 2016. Benefits are included. Appointment will be for a Term (Visiting) Assistant Professor in Linguistics with a specialization in syntax with a secondary specialty in any linguistics field.


Applicants with expertise in second language acquisition are particularly encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in linguistics is required. Candidates should also have experience teaching graduate and undergraduate students.


The position involves teaching three courses in the fall semester and three courses in the spring semester. These will mainly be graduate-level courses in George Mason University’s Linguistics Master’s and Ph.D. programs. Information about our linguistics program can be found at

Special Instructions to Applicant:

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F6363z at the application website below by June 20, 2016; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three references.

Application Deadline: 20-Jun-2016 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Steven Weinberger
Phone: 703-993-1188

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