Jobs: Modified: Syntax: Full Professor, Université Paris Diderot

University or Organization: Université Paris Diderot
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Paris, France
Web Address:
Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Syntax


**Please note the extended deadline and modifications to applicant requirements.

The University Paris Diderot is looking for candidates for a full professor position in Syntax and its interfaces.

The candidate should have experience in teaching and research in theoretical and empirical syntax. S/he should already hold a tenured professor position or apply for inclusion in the French national qualification list (deadline for the first step of application: October 24th, 2013)

S/he should have expertise in contemporary syntactic theories and will be responsible for a research program studying the interfaces of syntax with other grammar components such as the lexicon, morphology, semantics or discourse/dialogue. An interest in cross-linguistic variation would be a plus.

The candidate is expected to join the Laboratoire de linguistique formelle ( and to participate in the laboratoire d’excellence Empirical foundations of Linguistics (

S/he will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in the Linguistics department ( as well as in the PhD Program ( A working knowledge of French is expected.

This is a permanent life-time position with a civil servant status. Salary will  be in accordance with the French state regulated public service salary scale.

The potential candidate should bear in mind the deadline for registration for the national CNU qualification: Before October 24th, 2013 on the Galaxie site of the French “Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur”

The position will start on September 1st 2014 and the website for applications will be open in spring 2014 (the closing date mentioned in this ad is tentative).

For further information, please contact (department chair) or (lab director)

Application Deadline: 19-Mar-2014

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Pr Claire Saillard
Phone: +331 5727 5787

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