Posted on: 
April 24, 2022

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Kansas invites applications for a benefits-eligible, full-time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor to begin as early as August 18, 2022. The initial contract is for three years. This a continuing position, with the possibility of promotion to Associate and Full Teaching Professor, as well as multi-year (3-year) contracts.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Linguistics or a closely related field (expected by the start date). Applicants with expertise in any area of experimental linguistics are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applicants with expertise in one or more of the following areas:

- phonetics/phonology,
- sentence processing,
- research methodology/statistical analysis,
- sociolinguistics,
- computational linguistics,
- first/second language acquisition.

The successful candidate should demonstrate excellence in teaching as well as a record of research in experimental linguistics. The teaching load is three courses in the fall and three courses in the spring, including introductory courses and more specialized courses in research methodology/statistics and courses related to the applicant’s area of research expertise at the undergraduate/graduate levels.

KU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the U.S. by the time of appointment.

Public contact information: 

Professor Alison Gabriele

Department of Linguistics

[email protected]


Position Type: 
Other.