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Mon Jun 14 2021

Jobs: Cognitive Science: Assistant Professor, University of Delaware

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Date: 10-Jun-2021
From: Linguistics and Cognitive Science <>
Subject: Cognitive Science: Assistant Professor, University of Delaware, USA
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University or Organization: University of Delaware
Department: Linguistics and Cognitive Science
Job Location: Delaware, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor, Linguistics & Cognitive Science

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science


Assistant Professor, Linguistics & Cognitive Science
Temporary position 2021-2022

The University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware

The Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science at the University of Delaware invites applications for a temporary assistant professor position, to support the Department's teaching needs. This appointment will commence September 1, 2021 and will last for one year.

The primary responsibility of this position is to teach a 3+3 load that will include a subset of the following courses:
- First Language Development
- Psycholinguistics
- Experimental Linguistics
- Acoustic Phonetics
- Introduction to Speech and Hearing Science
- Introduction to Cognitive Science
- Research Methods in Cognitive Science
- Elements of Cognitive Science
- Topics in Cognitive Science
- Sociolinguistics
- A graduate seminar in an area of specialization

This position will also be responsible for some undergraduate student advising.

The University of Delaware combines leadership in research with a commitment to undergraduate and graduate education. The main campus in Newark, Delaware provides the amenities of a vibrant college town with convenient access to the major cities of the East Coast. The Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science ( offers a PhD in Linguistics, a Master's degree in Linguistics and Cognitive Science, a Bachelor of Science degree in Cognitive Science (with a concentration in Pre-Professional Speech-Language Pathology), and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics. The Department is comprised of 11 full-time faculty and enrolls approximately 30 PhD students, 11 MA students, 300 undergraduate majors and 84 minors. The Department also has ties to a Clinical Master's Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders. This program includes a Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic (, which opened in fall 2015.

To Apply:
Applicants for this position should have a PhD in Linguistics, Cognitive Science, or a related field.

Applicants should submit a CV, cover letter outlining their qualifications, teaching experience, and approach to student advising and three contact references.

For more information and to apply online visit the application link below for Job ID 496577.

Equal Employment Opportunity:
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and veterans. The University's Notice of Non- Discrimination can be found at Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment. The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer with diversity as one of its core values.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Linguistics and Cognitive Science

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