Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Linguistics and Philosophy

Position ID:MIT-Linguistics and Philosophy-JUNIORVISITINGFACULTY [#13256]
Position Title: One-Year Junior Visiting Position
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Linguistics / Syntax, semantics
Appl Deadline:2019/02/25 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/02/07, finished 2019/05/29)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at MIT invites applications for a one-year junior visiting position in syntax/semantics for academic year 2019-2020. We are particularly interested in candidates whose expertise and research spans both syntax and semantics and the links between these areas. Duties will include teaching or co-teaching three courses (one of which may be an advanced seminar in the applicant's area of research), advising student research, and active participation in the intellectual life of the department.

Consideration of applications will begin on February 25, 2019. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete and letters of recommendation received by this date, but we will consider all applications submitted until the position is filled.

The following supporting documents are required: cover letter; curriculum vitae; statement of research interests; statement concerning teaching interests, experience, and philosophy; samples of research; teaching evaluations (if available); the names and contact information of three referees.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on Nondiscrimination can be found here (

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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