LINGUIST List 32.593

Wed Feb 17 2021

Jobs: English; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 16-Feb-2021
From: Angeline Ang <>
Subject: English; Psycholinguistics: Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore, Singapore
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University or Organization: National University of Singapore
Department: English Language and Literature
Job Location: Singapore, Singapore
Web Address:
Job Title: Assistant Professor

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Psycholinguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Department of English Language and Literature at the National University of Singapore invites applications for the post of Assistant Professor (tenure track), expected to commence in Semester 1, 2021/2022.

Applicants should have research interests and expertise in psycholinguistics, broadly conceived as the study of language and mind. This may include (but not be restricted to) formal, experimental, developmental, anthropological, or neurolinguistic approaches.

Applicants are expected to hold a PhD in Linguistics or in a related field. Successful applicants will have an early record of international publications, a commitment to teaching linguistics at all undergraduate and graduate levels, and the ability to advise students in the department’s English Language and Linguistics PhD and MA programs.

As a highly-ranked research university, NUS offers competitive 12-month salary package and benefits, as well as considerable support for faculty members, including research grants, travel funding, laboratory space, and a well-funded library. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Applications should be submitted at the application link provided below and include:
- A brief cover letter;
- A complete curriculum vitae;
- A research statement;
- Three publications or examples of scholarly work;
- Evidence of teaching excellence, including a statement of teaching philosophy and student evaluations of courses taught, if available;
- A completed Personal Particulars Form (
- A completed Personal Data Consent Form (

Candidates should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via the online application system.

For full consideration, please submit a completed application, including letters of recommendation, by 29 March, 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Further information about working at the National University of Singapore is available at The Department website can be found at

Enquiries may be sent to the contact information provided below.

Application Deadline: 29-Mar-2021

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ms Angeline Ang

Page Updated: 17-Feb-2021