LINGUIST List 31.2418

Wed Jul 29 2020

Jobs: Semantics; Syntax: Rank Open, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 29-Jul-2020
From: Luka Crnic <>
Subject: Semantics; Syntax: Rank Open, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
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University or Organization: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Jerusalem, Israel
Web Address:
Job Title: Tenure-Track Position in Linguistics

Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Semantics; Syntax


The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites applications for a tenure-track position (open rank) in the Department of Linguistics (Generative Linguistics track), with a specialization in syntax and/or semantics.

The position is open to all candidates who have attained a Ph.D. degree, and to advanced doctoral students who expect to be granted their Ph.D. no later than June 30, 2021.

Job Requirements:
Responsibilities include the teaching of required and elective courses in the candidate’s field(s) of specialization (at the B.A. and M.A. degree levels). Successful candidates are expected to conduct independent and original research at the highest academic level, advise undergraduate and graduate students, demonstrate academic leadership, compete for Israeli and international research grants, and should display an ability to work cooperatively with colleagues in the Faculty of Humanities and the university at large. Where pertinent and in accordance with inter-departmental needs, a joint departmental appointment or teaching sharing arrangement may be considered.

The Hebrew University’s primary language of instruction is Hebrew. Candidates who do not have command of the language will be given time to reach proficiency during the initial years of their appointment.

Qualified candidates will be invited for a job talk, an interview, and meetings with department members, either on campus or online, depending on the general health situation.

For further details, please contact the Head of the Generative Track, Prof. Luka Crnic, at the contact information provided below.

Additional information can also be found on the departmental website:

Application Deadline: 16-Sep-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Luka Crnic

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