Posted on: 
April 29, 2022

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 area of Syntax or Semantics or Syntax-Semantics interface. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, with an expected start date of July 1, 2022. Requirements include a Ph.D. in Linguistics by the time of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a demonstrated record of excellence in research and teaching, specifically in the area of Syntax or Semantics. Candidates must provide evidence of research excellence and strong endorsements from referees. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

More information on the University of Toronto (http://www.utoronto.ca) and the Department of Linguistics (http://linguistics.utoronto.ca) can be found on their respective websites. Linguistics undergraduate course descriptions are available at www.artsandscience.utoronto.ca/ofr/calendar/crs_lin.htm

Further information and submission guidelines can be found at http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. We recommend combining the attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Questions about this position can be directed to: [email protected]. All application materials should be submitted online and received by May 30, 2022.

Public contact information: 

Please direct inquiries to [email protected]


Position Type: 
Assistant Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Syntax.
Languages: 
English.