LINGUIST List 32.1040

Mon Mar 22 2021

Jobs: Romance: Spanish; General Linguistics: Post Doc, Indiana University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 19-Mar-2021
From: Jennifer Howard <>
Subject: Romance: Spanish; General Linguistics: Post Doc, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
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University or Organization: Indiana University
Department: Spanish and Portuguese
Job Location: Indiana, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Post-Doc Position in Hispanic Linguistics

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN) invites applications for a two-year post-doc position in Hispanic Linguistics, beginning August 1, 2021. Any area of Hispanic Linguistics will be considered, with interest in quantitative approaches to second language acquisition, sociolinguistics, and pragmatics particularly desirable.

Applicants must have a PhD in Hispanic Linguistics (or related field) earned no earlier than 2017, or must be granted by time of appointment. Responsibilities will include 50% teaching and 50% research. Salary is $50,000 per year plus benefits. Teaching responsibilities will be three courses per year, including undergraduate courses in introductory Hispanic linguistics as well as second language acquisition, syntax, phonetics, sociolinguistics, or pragmatics. Experience teaching courses online is advantageous and desirable. During the second year there will be the possibility to teach a graduate course. Research responsibilities include a minimum of one scholarly presentation per year to the IU community, as well as the expectation of at least one scholarly article submitted per year. Post-docs are expected to participate actively in departmental and college research activities. Collaboration opportunities are available with faculty in Hispanic linguistics in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese as well as with linguists across campus. (

Interested candidates should submit their application at the application link provided below.

Application materials must include:
- Cover letter,
- Research statement,
- A diversity statement,
- Sample of recent scholarship (an article or dissertation excerpt),
- Teaching evaluations (if available),
- A current CV, and
- Three letters of recommendation.

Please address cover letter to Prof. PatrĂ­cia Amaral, Committee Chair, and send materials via the application link below.

Please send any questions to

We will start reviewing applications on April 20, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and supporting a diverse, inclusive, and equitable community of students and scholars.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Application Deadline: 20-Apr-2021 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Administrative Assistant Tracy Sheets
Phone: 812-855-8498

Page Updated: 22-Mar-2021