Jobs: Syntax: Visiting Professor, University of Rochester

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University or Organization: University of Rochester
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address:
Job Rank: Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: Syntax


The Department of Linguistics at the University of Rochester invites
applications for a one year non-tenure track appointment as a visiting
assistant professor to begin July 1, 2013. We seek candidates with a record of
research in syntax, and a record of excellence in teaching. Evidence of
interest in interdisciplinary work is desirable. Applicants must have a Ph.D.
in hand before the appointment begins. Duties include teaching introductory
linguistics and syntax courses in the undergraduate curriculum and working
with graduate students in linguistics and allied fields such as experimental
psychology and computer science.

The Department of Linguistics is part of a larger active interdisciplinary
community consisting of faculty and students doing language research in
linguistics, cognitive science, philosophy, computer science, and
neuroscience. We seek candidates who are likely to benefit by those
connections. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Applications need to be submitted at the application URL below for job
requisition number 179792.

Applicants should send a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and teaching
evaluations if possible.  Candidates should arrange to have three letters of
recommendation sent to: Professor Joyce McDonough, c/o Carla Gottschalk at the
contact email address below. Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2013
and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a commitment
to diversity and encourages applications from candidates from groups
underrepresented in higher education.

Application Deadline:  (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Department Chair Joyce McDonough
Phone: 585-275-8053

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