Cornell University, Department of Linguistics

Position ID:Cornell-Department of Linguistics-ASSTPHON [#22797, WDR-00033458]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Linguistics - Phonology
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Linguistics / Phonology
Appl Deadline:2022/11/18 11:59PMhelp popup
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Assistant Professor of Linguistics - Phonology
Department of Linguistics
College of Arts & Sciences
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York

The Department of Linguistics at Cornell University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position of linguistics with a specialization in Phonology, to start in Fall 2023. The candidate will teach and advise at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

A secondary specialization including phonetics, laboratory phonology, morphology, computational linguistics, linguistic variation, psycholinguistics, or understudied or under-documented languages will be considered an asset.

Requirements include a PhD in Linguistics in hand prior to the start of the appointment, a strong background in linguistic theory, and demonstrated excellence in research and teaching.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, research statement, teaching statement, statement of contribution to diversity, curriculum vitae, three writing samples, three letters of reference, and teaching evaluations (if available) to Academic Jobs Online. Applications should be submitted by November 18, 2022 to receive fullest consideration.

For more information, contact Abby Cohn,

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

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Further Info:
203 Morrill Hall
159 Central Avenue
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-4701