Jobs: General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax: Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

University or Organization: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: California, USA
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Job Title: Lecturer
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax


The UCLA Department of Linguistics anticipates making a one-quarter Lecturer appointment for Spring Quarter (Mar. 26 – June 13), 2014. The appointee will teach two undergraduate courses.  One will be either undergraduate semantics (Linguistics 120C) or the second course in our undergraduate syntax sequence (Linguistics 165B).  The other course is likely to be introductory linguistics at some level, to be determined on the basis of the department’s needs. Qualifications:  MA degree required, Ph.D. preferred. Applicants must be already eligible to work in the United States.

Pay will be approximately $15,000 without Ph.D., $18,000 with Ph.D., exact figures to be determined by the UCLA union scale. There are limited benefits which include health insurance.

Applicants should make use of UCLA’s job application web site to submit a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness. The deadline for applications is November 15, 2013.  Please direct queries concerning the position to the Search Committee Chair, Hilda Koopman, at the contact email address below. For help with application web site, please contact the department’s Personnel Coordinator, Jael Cosico, at the application email address below.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underrepresented minorities and women, for persons with disabilities , and for covered veterans. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women.

Application Deadline: 15-Nov-2013

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Professor Hilda Koopman

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