LINGUIST List 31.2394

Mon Jul 27 2020

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Linguistics Faculty, Brigham Young University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 27-Jul-2020
From: Mary Beth Wald <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Linguistics Faculty, Brigham Young University, Utah, USA
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University or Organization: Brigham Young University
Department: Linguistics Department
Job Location: Utah, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Linguistics Faculty, Professorial Track

Job Rank: Other; Professorial (Tenure Track)

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; English Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Department of Linguistics at Brigham Young University announces a continuing faculty status track (tenure track), professorial position in linguistics. A Ph.D. in linguistics or a related field is required (completed by August 2021); both new and established scholars are invited to apply. The Department offers an MA, BA, and undergraduate minor in Linguistics, a BA in English Language, an MA and undergraduate minor in TESOL, a BA and an undergraduate minor in Editing and Publishing, and an undergraduate minor in Linguistic Computing.

A candidate is sought who will contribute principally to the Linguistics and English Language programs specializing in applied linguistics or English linguistics. Compelling applicants with other specializations will also be considered, and the ability to teach courses in other specialties within the department is highly desirable.

Primary responsibilities include teaching, research, graduate student supervision, and citizenship assignments. Starting rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Position may be under-filled with a one-year appointment depending on candidate qualifications and background and department needs. To apply, complete application at the application link provided below, #91476 posting by September 15, 2020.

Application Deadline: 15-Sep-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Department Chair Norm Evans
Phone: 801-422-8472

Page Updated: 27-Jul-2020