LINGUIST List 31.3633

Wed Nov 25 2020

Jobs: Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Southern California

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 25-Nov-2020
From: Guillermo Ruiz <>
Subject: Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
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University or Organization: University of Southern California
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Psycholinguistics


The Department of Linguistics in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Psycholinguistics with an anticipated start date of Fall 2021. The department particularly welcomes applicants who are performing cutting-edge research in psycholinguistics that both engages with and informs questions animating linguistic theory. Applicants must have a doctoral degree in linguistics or a related field by the start of the appointment.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong potential for developing and maintaining an active program of research. In addition, they will have a strong commitment to teaching and supervision at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and participating in the academic life of the department.

In order to be considered for this position, applicants are required to submit an electronic USC application; which can be found by following the application link provided below.

To apply for this position, you should upload a single PDF file containing:
- Your CV,
- Research and teaching statements, and
- Three writing samples.

Additionally, you should provide the names and email addresses of three referees who will be contacted by USC. Review of all applications will begin December 14th, 2020.

For any questions relating to this position, please contact Prof. Elsi Kaiser at the contact information provided below.

USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.

Application Deadline: 14-Dec-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Elsi Kaiser

Page Updated: 25-Nov-2020