LINGUIST List 29.3781
Tue Oct 02 2018
Jobs: General Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: Post Doc, Pennsylvania State University
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General Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: Post Doc, Pennsylvania State University, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Pennsylvania State University
Department: Center for Language Science
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address: http://cls.psu.edu
Job Title: Postdoctoral Scholar, Center for Language Science
Job Rank: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics
The Center for Language Science (CLS) at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar position. The CLS is home to a cross-disciplinary research program led by faculty whose interests include bilingual language processing, language acquisition in children and adults, language contact, and aging, among other topics.
We welcome applications from candidates with preparation in any of the disciplines that contribute to our program. The successful candidate will have expertise in a research technique or analysis that would further enrich CLS research (e.g., large-scale data analysis techniques, Bayesian data analysis, computational modeling, neurocognitive techniques and analyses, statistical learning techniques, new methodologies in research with young children, corpus analysis methods, new field work techniques).
The Postdoctoral Scholar will conduct their own line of research with one or two CLS faculty members but will also initiate collaborative research project with other CLS faculty and will share their specific research expertise through targeted workshops for the CLS community.
Questions about this position can be directed to members of the search committee: John Lipski (jlipski
psu.edu), Janet van Hell (jgv3
psu.edu), Michele Diaz (mtd143
psu.edu), Katharina Schuhmann (kxs811
psu.edu), and Karen Miller (kxm80
psu.edu). Administrative questions can be directed to the Chair of the search committee, Karen Miller, at kxm80
More information about the Center for Language Science (CLS) and faculty research programs can be found at the department website provided above.
The appointment will be for one year, with the possibility of renewal. The start date can be as early as December 1, 2018. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Interested candidates must apply online at the application link provided below, and should upload a CV, sample publications, and a statement of research interests and research expertise. This statement should indicate two or more core faculty members as potential primary and secondary mentors and should describe the candidate’s goals for research during a postdoctoral position and how their specific research expertise would enrich the CLS community. Additionally, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent separately to Katy VanAmburg at kjv12
Review of applications will begin October 20, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. by the time of appointment.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://psu.jobs/job/83082
Dr. Karen Miller
Page Updated: 02-Oct-2018