The Department of Linguistics in the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Psycholinguistics with an anticipated start date of Fall 2021. The department particularly welcomes applicants who are performing cutting-edge research in psycholinguistics that both engages with and informs questions animating linguistic theory. Applicants must have a doctoral degree in linguistics or a related field by the start of the appointment.

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor in Linguistics, appointment beginning August 2021. We seek a specialist in one or more Native American/Indigenous languages of North America who (a) combines this focus with research interests in a major subfield of linguistics and (b) shows evidence of innovative research and a strong potential to contribute to the Department’s teaching mission. We especially welcome applications from scholars who:

Private party needs a consultant to interpret a sentence whose most important meaning is found in its structure than the independent word meanings. The sentence was written by an educated (Amherst College) man who wrote it in 1949. Please let me know how quickly you are available to speak about the job and I prefer someone with a PHD in linguistics. It may lead to expert testimony (Zoom). My guess is that you could produce a report within a couple of hours. It may be beautifully simple.

The research group Language Cycles at the MPI for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences investigates how the brain's processing time windows constrain language comprehension - and how this may have shaped languages cross-linguistically.

The successful candidate will relate electrophysiological patterns to statistical properties of human languages, linking NLP with time-series analysis.

full time position (40h/week) in the research group on variability in morphology/morphosyntax (led by Doreen Georgi);
starting date: March or April 2021; up to 6 years (depending on how long the candidate has been employed as a postdoc before)

expertise: grammatical theory, morphology and its interface with syntax; research focus on variation (micro- or macrovariation); peer-reviewed publications in international journals; additional expertise in semantics, phonology, fieldwork, or experimental approaches is welcome

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a position in Computational Linguistics at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure track).
The position, which is subject to budget availability, will start in Fall 2021.

The Department of Linguistics and Language Development at San José State University is pleased to announce a position in Computational Linguistics at the rank of assistant professor. SJSU is the only CSU campus in northern California with a dedicated linguistics department, since 1991. Situated in the Bay Area—among the most diverse regions in the world—the Department is committed to fostering understandings of language structure and use in the context of an increasingly multicultural and technological society.

Tenure-Track Position--Assistant Professor in Linguistics with specialization in syntax, and additional focus in morphology, semantics, and/or sociolinguistics

McMaster University is located on the traditional territories of the Haudenosaunee and Mississauga Nations and, within the lands protected by the Dish with One Spoon wampum agreement.

The Department of Language Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a tenure stream position in Linguistics at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of First Language Acquisition. The position start date is July 1, 2021, or shortly thereafter.

Qualified candidates must have earned a PhD in Linguistics or a related area by date of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a record of excellence in research and in teaching. We seek candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and strengthen our existing departmental strengths.

Wayne State College seeks an instructor to teach Linguistic Theory and Applications online in the spring of 2021. This course introduces linguistics to secondary English education majors. PhD required. Salary for adjunct assignments is $850.00/credit hour.

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 20, 2021,
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications review begin on November 20, 2020. (Position opened until filled)
SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

A tenure-track appointment is intended in the area of phonology beginning September 2021.
Stony Brook University Institute for Advanced Computational Science (IACS) is now inviting applications from outstanding computational scientists from any discipline to apply to its Postdoctoral Fellowship Program!

As part of a continuing commitment to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and advancing scholars from underrepresented groups in higher education, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity is pleased to offer postdoctoral research appointments for a period of two years. Postdoctoral scholars will be engaged full-time in research and may teach only one course per fiscal year. The CPPFD is a nationally recognized and extremely competitive program.