LINGUIST List 32.3226

Wed Oct 13 2021

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Postdoctoral Associate, Computational Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 12-Oct-2021
From: Matthew Sikorski <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Postdoctoral Associate, Computational Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
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University or Organization: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department: Linguistics and Philosophy
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate, Computational Linguistics

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


The Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral associate position in Computational Linguistics, extendable by mutual agreement to a second year, effective July 2022. We especially encourage applications from candidates who see their research as relevant to central questions of linguistic theory, addressed from a computational perspective, broadly construed. The successful applicant will be expected to interact with the students and faculty of MIT Linguistics and to participate actively in the intellectual life of the department, and will teach one graduate or undergraduate course each semester, on topics to be arranged.

Review of applications will begin December 13, 2021.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on Nondiscrimination can be found here:

Please apply via the application link below. Applicants should submit:
- a curriculum vitae,
- copies of up to three representative research papers,
- a research statement, and
- a brief (two pages or less) statement outlining plans for research and teaching during the course of the postdoctoral associate position.
In addition, the application should include contact information for three referees.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor David Pesetsky

Page Updated: 13-Oct-2021