Posted on: 
April 8, 2022

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time, Visiting Assistant Professorin the areas of computational linguistics and/or psycholinguistics, to begin on August 16, 2022. Applications are due by April 29, 2022. For complete details, see:

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Target starting date is August 16, 2022. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. This is a full-time, 9-month appointment, non-tenure-track position, renewable yearly subject to enrollments, funding, and positive performance evaluations. A PhD in Linguistics or related area, with specialization in psycholinguistics and/or computational linguistics, is required by the appointment start date. Candidates with superior qualifications who will complete all the Ph.D. requirements within the first appointment semester may be appointed at the rank of Instructor. After the Ph.D. requirement is met, the appointment will be changed to Visiting Assistant Professor.

To apply for this position, please create a candidate profile at and upload your cover letter, CV, research statement (max 2 pages) and teaching statement (max 2 pages) by April 29, 2022. The online application will require names and contact information including email addresses for three professional references. References will be contacted electronically 1-2 business days after submission of the application. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by the closing date. For further information regarding application procedures, you may contact [email protected].

Position Type: 
Assistant Professor, Visiting Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Computational Linguistics, Psycholinguistics.