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Lecturer - Department of Linguistics 2019-20

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 3rd, 2019
Last review date: Sunday, Jun 2, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Department of Linguistics at the University of California at Davis invites applications for a temporary teaching position in Linguistics for the 2019-20 academic year. Availability of this position depends upon final administrative approval and the teaching needs of the department. The Department seeks applicants with demonstrated research and teaching expertise. A completed Ph.D. degree in Linguistics or related field is required.

The candidate should have a strong background in general linguistics, syntax, and semantics, and/or textual analysis, corpus linguistics, and NLP. He/she should be able to teach upper division courses in the areas of expertise. Experience working with teaching assistants is preferred and experience with Canvas, a class management system, is a plus.

Appointments will be on a quarter by quarter basis depending on need. Compensation is commensurate with ability and experience. Candidates should electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, and list of references to: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02817

To ensure review of your application, please submit all materials by June 2, 2019, but materials will be accepted until the position is filled.

The University of California at Davis and the Department of Linguistics are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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Job location

Davis, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Letter of Application

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Evidence of Teaching Ability - Teaching evaluations, course materials, etc.

  • Additional Information (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 1-3 required (contact information only)