LINGUIST List 29.621

Wed Feb 07 2018

Jobs: Historical Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Typology: Rank Open, Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica

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


Date: 06-Feb-2018
From: Grace Huang <linguistgate.sinica.edu.tw>
Subject: Historical Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Typology: Rank Open, Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
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University or Organization: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica
Job Location: Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan
Web Address: http://www.ling.sinica.edu.tw/zh/Home
Job Title: Tenure-Track Research Faculty

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Typology


Description:

The Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica (ILAS), Taiwan invites applicants for a tenure-track position at all levels (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor equivalent). A Ph.D. in Linguistics or related field with R.O.C. nationality is required by the time of application. Preference will be given to candidates who specialize in the sub-areas of phonetics (listed as first priority), historical syntax/grammar, language acquisition, and typology.

The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant research only program in linguistics with substantial research resources, two active research laboratories (Phonetics and Cognitive Linguistics) and competitive benefits.

Applicants for the position will need to demonstrate a record of (or evidence for the promise of) scholarly productivity that will advance the program’s research profile. Other expectations for the position include: applying for extramural funding, participating in Institute activities, performing institutional and academy services, and mentoring junior faculty members when applicable.
The deadline for all applications is March 23,2018.

Interested applicants are required to provide the following documents:
- Application letter
- Curriculum vitae in English and Chinese
- List of publications in English and Chinese
- Copies of representative publications for the last five years (Applicants for the rank of assistant research fellow must submit his/her Ph.D. dissertation)
- A 5-year research plan in English and Chinese and
- Contact information for 3 references

A soft copy and a hard copy of the above documents should be mailed to the application address/email address below.

Application Deadline: 23-Mar-2018
Mailing Address for Applications:
Director Jo-wang Lin
Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica
No. 128, Section 2, Academia Road
Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Taipei, Nankang 115
Taiwan
Email Address for Applications: ilsecretariatsinica.edu.tw
Contact Information:
Director's Assistant Grace Huang
Email: linguistgate.sinica.edu.tw
Phone: 886226525010
Fax: 886227832808

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