Posted on: 
October 26, 2022

The Department of Linguistics at Yale University is looking to hire an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the area of Semantics to begin in Fall 2023. The selected scholar will teach introductory and advanced courses in semantics and/or pragmatics and advise student research at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The selected candidate will have a highly productive and visible research program. Applicants at the senior level should have demonstrated excellence in teaching and advising. A PhD or equivalent degree is required at the time of hire. Particular attention will be paid to candidates whose work complements and connects with that of current department faculty and other departments and research units at Yale.

Applicants should submit an application at this link : Applications should include: cover letter; current CV; three representative pieces of research; statement outlining the candidate's main research accomplishments and future research plans; statement describing the candidate's perspective on teaching and mentoring and their views and experiences relevant to the teaching of semantics to students from a range of academic backgrounds; applicants at the junior level should provide three letters of recommendation; and applicants with relevant experience should submit syllabi or course evaluations

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Contact information:

• For information about the position: Veneeta Dayal, Search Committee Chair (email address: [email protected])

• For application assistance: Julie Kinsella, Sr Administrative Assistant (email address: [email protected])

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