LINGUIST List 30.1438

Mon Apr 01 2019

Jobs: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, Concordia University

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Date: 31-Mar-2019
From: Mark Hale <>
Subject: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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University or Organization: Concordia University
Department: Classics, Modern Languages & Linguistics
Job Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Web Address:
Job Title: Limited Term Appointment

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics


The Department of Classics, Modern Languages and Linguistics at Concordia University in Montréal, Quebec, invites applications for a limited-term appointment in Generative Linguistics with a specialization in psycholinguistics – competence in morphology and a demonstrated capacity to teach broadly across the theoretical linguistics curriculum a plus. The successful applicant must have a Ph.D. in Linguistics and proven excellence in teaching in the relevant areas.

Applications should consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Successful applicants must be qualified to teach at all undergraduate levels. Evidence of teaching effectiveness is the key attribute by which qualified candidates are ranked.

Applicants should arrange for three letters of reference which address their qualifications for the announced positions to be sent directly to:

Dr. Mark Hale, Chair
Department of Classics, Modern Languages and Linguistics
Concordia University (electronic applications only)

This position is subject to budgetary approval and need, and is full-time, normally at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2019 and ending May 14, 2020. Individuals holding limited-term appointments may be granted a subsequent appointment, given continued funding and need, as well as satisfactory job performance. Together, initial appointments and subsequent appointments may not exceed 36 months or a span of three consecutive years.

All inquiries should be directed to Dr. Hale at Applications should reach the Department no later than April 22, 2019.

For additional information, please visit the Concordia University Faculty of Arts and Science webpages at and the Classics, Modern Languages and Linguistics webpages (web address above).

Concordia University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, members of sexual minorities, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to diversification; candidates are invited to self-identify in their applications.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

To comply with the Government of Canada’s reporting requirements, the University is obliged to gather information about applicants’ status as either Permanent Residents of Canada or Canadian citizens. While applicants need not identify their country of origin or current citizenship, all applications must include one of the following statements:
Yes, I am a citizen or permanent resident of Canada or
No, I am not a citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

Application Deadline: 22-Apr-2019

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Mark Hale

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