LINGUIST List 29.1206

Thu Mar 15 2018

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Indiana University

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>


Date: 15-Mar-2018
From: Brandi Liford <blifordindiana.edu>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Indiana University, USA
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University or Organization: Indiana University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Indiana, USA
Job Title: Assistant Professor - Computational Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Indiana University invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) position in the area of Computational Linguistics to begin August 1, 2018. The department seeks candidates whose research connects productively with current issues in core areas of computational linguistics and fits into the department. Other qualifications include: (a) strong potential for excellence in research and teaching; (b) desire to work in a progressive research-friendly environment, and (c) interest in collaborations with other units on the IU campus, such as the Cognitive Science Program, Computer Science, Information and Library Science, Informatics, and the Institute for Digital Arts and Humanities.

The successful applicant will be comfortable teaching courses ranging from an introduction to computers and language for undergraduate non-majors to advanced and research-oriented statistical NLP for dedicated graduate students. They will be expected to engage in student mentoring, with a variety of students enrolled in one of IU's many CL degree programs (http://cl.indiana.edu/programs.html).

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) by August 1, 2018 in Computational Linguistics, or in Linguistics, Computer Science, or a related field with extensive experience in computational linguistics. Indiana University and the Department of Linguistics have a tradition of diverse language and linguistics education, a well-developed supercomputing infrastructure, an extensive Cognitive Science program, and the presence of the LINGUIST List, among many other opportunities for integration.

Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at the application link below. Review of applications will begin immediately. Questions regarding the position can be directed to: Sandra Kuebler, at skueblerindiana.edu, or mailed to Department of Linguistics, Ballantine Hall 844, 1020 E Kirkwood Avenue, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: blifordindiana.edu
Web Address for Applications: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5670
Contact Information:
Sandra Kuebler
Email: skueblerindiana.edu
Phone: 8128565736

Page Updated: 15-Mar-2018