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Mon Nov 26 2018

Jobs: Phonology: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Mississauga

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Date: 26-Nov-2018
From: Joanna Szewczyk <>
Subject: Phonology: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: University of Toronto Mississauga
Department: Language Studies
Job Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor - Linguistics, Theoretical or Laboratory Phonology
Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Tenure Stream

Specialty Areas: Phonology


The Department of Language Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga
(UTM) invites applications for a tenure-stream position in Linguistics at the
rank of Assistant Professor in the area of theoretical or laboratory
phonology. The position start date is July 1, 2019.

Qualified candidates must have earned a PhD in Linguistics by date of
appointment, or shortly thereafter. Duties will include teaching in our
Linguistics programs at all undergraduate levels, teaching at the graduate
level, supervision of graduate students, maintaining an active research
agenda, and participating in the academic life of the department.

The successful candidate must have a record of excellence in research and in
teaching, and will be expected to develop and maintain an active, innovative,
independent, internationally competitive, and externally funded program of
research. Evidence of excellence in research can be demonstrated through
publications in top-ranked and field-relevant academic journals or forthcoming
publications meeting high international standards, presentations at
significant conferences, research grants and awards, and strong endorsements
by referees of high standing. Evidence of excellence in teaching can be
demonstrated through teaching accomplishments, strong letters of reference,
and the teaching dossier including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample
course syllabi, and teaching evaluations, submitted as part of the

The successful applicant will teach undergraduate Linguistics courses at the
Department of Language Studies, UTM and will also undertake graduate teaching
and supervision as a member of the Graduate Department of Linguistics
( at the St George campus. Salary will be
commensurate with qualifications and experience.

All qualified candidates are invited to apply online at the application link
provided below.
Applications should include:
- A cover letter,
- Curriculum vitae,
- Teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy, sample
course syllabi, and teaching evaluations),
- A statement outlining current and future research interests,
- A diversity statement as it relates to research and teaching (see details
below), and
- Two representative publications

All application materials must be submitted online. Please direct questions to The application deadline is January 10, 2019.

For details about the posting and application process please visit the
application link provided below.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons /
persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America,
persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the
further diversification of ideas.

As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity
Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is
confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources
staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For
more information, please see

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and
permanent residents will be given priority.

Application Deadline: 10-Jan-2019

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Assistant to the Chair & Special Projects Coordinator Joanna Szewczyk

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