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.

Language Learning Assistant Professor, Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Michigan invites applications for a two-year position, beginning September 1, 2017. We seek outstanding applicants who have a Ph.D. in Linguistics with a focus on language processing. Candidates with expertise in language processing at the level of the word or above are strongly encouraged to apply. The position, partially endowed by the journal Language Learning, involves teaching two courses per year and continuing an innovative research program.

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures ( and the Linguistics Program ( at the University of South Carolina invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of Chinese Linguistics and Pedagogy.

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO College of Humanities and Fine Arts, Department of International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor Level to start August 2017.

The full position announcement is available at EOE/M/F/VET/DIS

Qualification/Education Requirements/Degree:

The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at MIT invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. The appointment will be made in the area of Language Acquisition, with a specific interest in candidates whose research focuses on the nature of linguistic theory from the perspective of language development.

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures & Cultures at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a tenure-track position in Second Language Acquisition to begin August 2017. The position is pending final approval of funding. The level of the position is open and will be determined on the basis of the candidate’s qualifications.

• Teach lower and upper division courses
• Advise Spanish Majors and Minors
• Coordinate lower division language courses
• Strong commitment to developing curriculum supported by best practices in discipline.
• Participate in School of World Languages and Cultures governance and curriculum development
• Typical teaching load is 12 credits per semester

The University of Florida invites applications for a nine-month, non-tenure-track Visiting Lecturer position in Linguistics for the 2017-2018 academic year. The position is renewable for up to two additional years subject to availability of funds and satisfactory performance.