The Department of Linguistics at Northwestern University invites applications for a full-time, non-renewable, two year postdoctoral fellowship in any area of linguistics. We are looking for candidates who pursue an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to the scientific study of language, utilizing experimental methods, corpus analysis, and/or computational modeling to inform linguistic theory and its applications. The fellowship period begins September 1, 2017. Each year, the fellow will be expected to teach one undergraduate-level course in the Department of Linguistics.

The Department of Linguistics in the Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for a one year contractually limited term appointment (CLTA) in the field of Syntax with a focus on syntactic theory. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2017 and ending on June 30, 2018.

Michigan State University seeks to fill a one-year, fixed-term position in Linguistics, with a specialization in Psycholinguistics, beginning August 16, 2017 as a nine-month, non-renewable, academic year appointment in the Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages. Candidates should be at least ABD with PhD preferred, and a record of excellence in teaching Psycholinguistics, preferably in the U.S. The successful candidate will bring innovative teaching and research ideas to the position.

The George Washington University
East Asian Languages & Literatures
Korean Linguistics and Language, Assistant Professor

The Associate Director of Scholarly Programs at the American Philosophical Society Library will organize and supervise the execution of all scholarly programming at the American Philosophical Society’s Library. The Library currently offers a robust fellowship program, a lunchtime seminar series,

Computational Linguistics Research:

The Department of Linguistics in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, invites applications from outstanding candidates to teach a graduate seminar on Principles and Parameters syntax in the Fall 2017 semester (Ling 635). The position is open to the ranks of Lecturer, Adjunct Assistant Professor (Teaching), Adjunct Associate Professor (Teaching), Adjunct Professor (Teaching), Visiting Assistant Professor, Visiting Associate Professor, and Visiting Professor. Applicants should have a Ph.D.

The Department of English at Salisbury University is accepting applications for the position of a tenure-track, Assistant
Professor in Applied Linguistics/TESOL.


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees. It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,200. The total consolidated expenditure budget of the University is close to HK$6.6 billion (US$845 million) per year.

The University is now inviting applications for the following posts:


The English Department at Millersville University of Pennsylvania welcomes applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in theoretical/historical linguistics beginning August 2017.