LINGUIST List 29.2460
Fri Jun 08 2018
Jobs: General Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Connecticut
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University or Organization: University of
Job Location: Connecticut, USA
Web Address: http://www.linguistics.uconn.edu
Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Job Rank: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
Department of Linguistics, in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the
University of Connecticut, Storrs, is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral
Research Associate with an anticipated start date of August 23, 2018. The initial
appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The
position carries a teaching load of one course per semester. We seek an
exceptionally talented scholar in theoretical and/or experimental linguistics whose
research interests coincide well with those of current department faculty.
- Completed requirements for a Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in
Linguistics or a related field by start date of employment;
- Evidence of a
strong research/publication trajectory;
- Ability to teach effectively at the
graduate and undergraduate level; and
- Active research interests integrating
well with those of the Department’s current faculty members.
- Evidence of excellence in research;
- A research profile
that expands the linguistic and/or methodological diversity of the department;
A strong commitment to theoretical linguistics;
- Evidence of potential for
excellence in teaching and advising; and
- The ability to contribute through
research, teaching, and/or public engagement to the diversity and excellence of the
This is an 11 month, annually
renewable position. The successful candidate's primary academic appointment will be
in the Department of Linguistics at the Storrs campus.
UConn Jobs at the Application Link provided below, and select Job ID 2018615, to
complete your application. Please submit the following materials:
- Cover letter
with description of research interests,
- One or two samples of
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
please direct three reference writers to submit letters of reference to
Review of applications will begin on June 18, 2018, and continue until the
position is filled. Employment of the successful candidate is contingent upon the
successful completion of a pre-employment background check.
be sent to the contact information provided below.
The job posting is
scheduled to be removed at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on June 27, 2018.
employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at
Application Deadline: This position is closed.
Web Address for
Page Updated: 26-Oct-2018