The Program in Linguistics at Princeton University invites applications for one or possibly two post-doctoral (or more senior) research positions in linguistics. The ideal candidate will be a linguist who utilizes laboratory and/or fieldwork methodologies to explore formal linguistic theory. Subfield is open, but special consideration will be given to candidates who interface with the research of current faculty members in Princeton linguistics. The candidate may be invited to teach one course for Linguistics per semester, pending sufficient enrollments and with the approval of the Office of the Dean of the Faculty, and may engage in a small amount of undergraduate independent work advising. When teaching or advising, the successful candidate will carry a secondary rank of Lecturer. In addition, they will be expected to participate in the intellectual life of the Program in Linguistics. PhD in Linguistics or relevant discipline, no later than September 1, 2020. This is a one-year term position starting September 1, 2020 with the possibility of renewal for a second year, based on continued satisfactory performance.Interested candidates must apply online at the application link provided below with a cover letter, CV, two scholarly papers, a research statement, a teaching statement, and contact information for three or more references. Letters of reference will be solicited on a rolling basis. For full consideration, please apply by January 31, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a final decision is made.This position is subject to the University's background check policy.Web Address for Applications: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/14641Contact Information:Marie BassoEmail: email@example.com
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