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.

The Department of Languages and Cultures at West Chester University is looking for a tenure-track ASL/Deaf Studies Assistant Professor to teach at all levels in this area, and to direct our growing ASL and Deaf Studies Program, as assigned. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Deaf Studies, ASL (or ASL Interpreting), Theater/Performing Arts, Linguistics, Education, Philosophy, Psychology, or any other closely related field with a specialization in Deaf Studies or similar Deaf-specific field.

The University of Maryland Applied Research Laboratory for Intelligence and Security (ARLIS) seeks to hire an Assistant Research Scientist to work on new projects in computational linguistics, natural language processing, and/or computational social science. Projects include support and development of automated personality trait identification in languages other than English; detection of emotion and deception in online profiles; and advanced human language technology (including automatic speech recognition and cross-language information retrieval).

UMD ARLIS seeks to hire an Faculty Research Specialist, pending funding, to work on new projects applying computational approaches to range of challenges of interest to the United States Government. Projects range from support and development of advanced human language technology (including automatic speech recognition, cross-language information retrieval, and morphological parsers); and automated personality trait identification from social media in languages other than English; to detection of emotion and deception in online profiles.

The Faculty of Political Science and Economics (FPSE) at Waseda University invites applications for the tenured position of Professor or Associate Professor in Teaching English as a Foreign Language/Academic Writing in English. In addition to political scientists and economists, our Faculty includes specialists in linguistics, journalism, and other disciplines in the social sciences, the natural sciences, and the humanities. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate programs, in both Japanese and English, to Japanese and international students.

The Department of Linguistics ( at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a position in phonological theory. We welcome candidates with additional background in theoretical and/or methodological areas beyond their primary expertise in phonology.

This position can be made at the level of Assistant Professor (tenure track), Associate Professor (with tenure) or Full Professor (with tenure).

Our client looking for a candidate for a Arabic OR Norwegian OR Thai OR Vietnamese Language Expert position in a NLU (Natural Language Understanding) project. The ideal candidate has a basic background linguistics and experience working in a Linux environment including basic Unix commands (opening files, navigating from one directory to another, creating files, running script; script creation is not required).
Some of the responsibilities include:
• ASR and NLU accuracy improvement, error analysis, localization, and annotation
• Text data cleaning and annotation

The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at MIT invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, starting July 1, 2021, or as soon thereafter as possible. The appointment will be made in the area of Semantics, understood in a fairly broad sense. We equally encourage applicants whose work is focused primarily on semantic theory, and applicants whose work in semantics connects strongly with other areas of linguistics and/or adjacent fields.

Appen is looking for experienced linguists to lead teams of annotators and help process language data for conversational understanding technologies.

You are the right candidate if you know that language data is the underpinning of all current language technologies, you love practical language analysis as well as theoretical, you're quick to learn new processes and respond quickly to changing client needs, you enjoy setting goals and tracking progress, and you are an experienced leader of linguists.

Appen is looking for experienced linguists to lead teams of annotators and help process language data for conversational understanding technologies. 

 Start date: As soon as possible working remotely; date to move onsite: TBD
Duration: 40 hours weekly through the calendar year 
Benefits: available based on role location 

Successful candidates must be able to work full-time at client sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have a number of open positions; each requires expertise in a particular language and linguistic specialty area.


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees. It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,200. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.4 billion.


Assistant Professor in Translation and Interpreting (Ref. 20070309)