The Department of Linguistics at Cornell University invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship in computational linguistics and syntax for fall 2018 - spring 2019. Candidates with strength in any areas of computational AND syntax are invited to submit full applications. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to Cornell’s existing strengths in computational linguistics and syntax, and will be asked to teach two courses: Syntax II at the beginning graduate level and Computational Linguistics at the undergraduate level.

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in psycho/neurolinguistics. The appointment will be a full-time, nine-month position. Renewal of position is possible and contingent on availability of funding, strong enrollments, and strong performance reviews. For full consideration submit application by May 11, 2018. The target start date of appointment is August 16, 2018.


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 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 1,400. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.5 billion.


The Department of Linguistics at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick) invites applications for a full-time, one-year, non-tenure track (nonrenewable) position as a Lecturer (Instructor) in Linguistics with a specialization in Phonology. Duties will include teaching and advising at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The teaching load is 2:2.




The Linguistics Program at Washington University in St. Louis is seeking candidates for a full-time lecturer to begin Fall 2018. The initial appointment is for one academic year with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching 12 credit hours per semester (or an equivalent workload.) Candidates should be prepared to teach Introduction to Linguistics and basic undergraduate courses in syntax and semantics.

The Department of Linguistics at Indiana University invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) position in the area of Computational Linguistics to begin August 1, 2018. The department seeks candidates whose research connects productively with current issues in core areas of computational linguistics and fits into the department.

The Linguistics Program at Columbia University invites applications for a lecturer in the discipline of Linguistics to begin in July 1, 2018. This is a full-time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review. Candidates must show demonstrated record of accomplishment in teaching and research. The successful candidate will teach courses in syntax and phonology. Expertise in another area of linguistics, such as historical linguistics, language documentation, or discourse analysis, is desirable.

Human Resources announces an opening for the position of Principal of the New Middle School at Stratford, effective July 1, 2018. This is a twelve-month position, Grade P-17, on the administrative and supervisory salary scale with a salary range of $101,655 to $153,106 (2017-2018 Salary Schedule – If needed, salary will be revised to reflect the 2018-19 salary adjustment once it is finalized).