LINGUIST List 32.3493

Thu Nov 04 2021

Jobs: Phonetics; Phonology: Fixed-term Acting Assistant Professor specializing in phonetics/phonology, Stanford University

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Date: 04-Nov-2021
From: Christopher Potts <>
Subject: Phonetics; Phonology: Fixed-term Acting Assistant Professor specializing in phonetics/phonology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
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University or Organization: Stanford University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Fixed-term Acting Assistant Professor specializing in phonetics/phonology

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology


The Department of Linguistics at Stanford University is seeking applicants for a fixed-term, two-year Acting Assistant Professor position in phonetics/phonology, beginning September 1, 2022. Applicants will be expected to teach courses in phonetics and phonology at both the graduate and undergraduate levels and to advise graduate and undergraduate students in the department on their research projects. The teaching load is 4 courses per year.

We are seeking applicants who can contribute to our core phonetics/phonology curriculum, and we welcome candidates whose work additionally engages with other areas of linguistics, including fieldwork, psycholinguistics, historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, and corpus and computational linguistics. A PhD in Linguistics or a related field is required.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Applicants should submit the following via our Stanford Faculty Positions website (URL below):
- cover letter;
- CV;
- brief research statement (not to exceed two pages);
- statement of teaching interests (not to exceed one page); and
- the names and email addresses of three references. We may request letters of recommendation from applicants later in the process.

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2022

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:

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