LINGUIST List 28.814

Mon Feb 13 2017

Jobs: Chinese, Hakka; Chinese, Min Dong; Historical Linguistics; Phonetics: Asst/Assoc/Full Professor, Academia Sinica

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Date: 13-Feb-2017
From: Grace Huang <>
Subject: Chinese, Hakka; Chinese, Min Dong; Historical Linguistics; Phonetics: Asst/Assoc/Full Professor, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
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University or Organization: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica
Job Location: Taipei, Taiwan
Job Title: Tenure-Track Research Faculty

Job Rank: Asst/Assoc Professor; Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Phonetics

Required Language(s): Chinese, Hakka (hak)
                            Chinese, Min Dong (cdo)


The Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica (ILAS), Taiwan invites applicants for a tenure-track position at all levels (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor equivalent). A Ph.D. in Linguistics or related degree is required by the time of application. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in the sub-areas of phonetics or historical syntax/grammar and focus on Min or Hakka dialects.

The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant research only program in linguistics withsubstantial research resources, two active research laboratories (Phonetics and Cognitive Linguistics) and competitive benefits.

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, participating in Institute activities, performing institutional and academy services, and mentoring junior faculties when applicable.

The deadline for all applications is March 31 2017.

Interested applicants are required to provide the following documents:

- Application letter
- Curriculum vitae in English and Chinese
- List of publication in English and Chinese
- Copies of representative publications for the last five years (Applicants for the rank of assistant
research fellow must submit his/her Ph.D. dissertation)
- A 5-year research plan in English and Chinese and
- Three contact information for references

A soft-copy and a hard-copy of the above documents should be mailed to the email and mailing addresses for application below.

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2017
Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn. Director Chiu-yu Tseng
Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica
No. 128, Section 2, Academia Road
Taipei, Nankang 115
Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Director's assistant Grace Huang
Phone: +886226525010
Fax: +886227832808

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