LINGUIST List 29.4468
Tue Nov 13 2018
Computational Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Mireille Tremblay <mireille.tremblay.4
Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization:
Université de Montréal
Department: Linguistique et traduction
Job Location: Montreal, Canada
Web Address: https://ling-trad.umontreal.ca/
Title: Université de Montreal
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Département de linguistique et de traduction is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track
position at the rank of Assistant Professor in computational linguistics/natural language processing.
The appointed candidate will be expected to teach at all three levels of
the curriculum, supervise graduate students, engage in ongoing research and publication, and contribute
to the academic life and reputation of the University. This person will play an important role in the
development of the “Computational Linguistics” component of our curriculum and in establishing
cross-disciplinary collaborations within and outside of the University.
Ph.D. in linguistics, computer science, or a related field.
- Dual training in linguistics and
computer science, with a strong background in core linguistics.
- Demonstrated interest in using
computational techniques in the study of language.
- Ability to teach in at least one of the core
domains of linguistics.
- Excellent publication track record in computational linguistics.
University teaching experience.
- Sufficient knowledge of written and spoken French.
about the position:
- Treatment: The Université de Montréal offers competitive salaries and a full
range of benefits.
- Starting date: On or after August 1st, 2019
application must include the following documents:
- A cover letter
- A curriculum vitæ
Copies of recent publications and research
- Three letters of recommendation are also to be sent
directly to the department chair by the referees.
Application and letters of recommendation
must be sent to the chair of the Département de linguistique et de traduction at the application address
Application and letters of recommendation may also be sent by email to the
application email listed below.
Université de Montréal is a Québec
university with an international reputation. French is the language of instruction. To renew its
teaching faculty, the University is intensively recruiting the world’s best specialists. In accordance
with the institution’s language policy, Université de Montréal provides support for newly-recruited
faculty to attain proficiency in French.
The Université de Montréal
application process allows all regular professors in the Department to have access to all documents
unless the applicant explicitly states in her or his cover letter that access to the application should
be limited to the selection committee. This restriction on accessibility will be lifted if the applicant
is invited for an interview.
Equal Access Employment Program:
Through its Equal Access
Employment Program, Université de Montréal invites women, Aboriginal people, visible and ethnical
minorities, as well as persons with disabilities to apply. During the recruitment process, our selection
tools will be adapted to meet the needs of people with disabilities who request it. Be assured of the
confidentiality of this information.
Université de Montréal is committed to the inclusion and the
diversity of its staff and also encourages people of all sexual and gender identities to apply.
We invite all qualified candidates to apply at UdeM. However, in
accordance with immigration requirements in Canada, please note that priority will be given to Canadian
citizens and permanent residents.
Application Deadline: 13-Dec-2018
Mailing Address for
Département de linguistique et de traduction
C. P. 6128, succursale Centre-ville
Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7
Address for Applications: mireille.tremblay.4
Page Updated: 13-Nov-2018