25.3414, Jobs: Semantics: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
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Subject: 25.3414, Jobs: Semantics: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
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Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:54:15
From: Keren Rice [lingdept at chass.utoronto.ca]
Subject: Semantics: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
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University or Organization: University of Toronto
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Toronto, Canada
Web Address: http://linguistics.utoronto.ca/
Job Title: Assistant Professor - Tenure-stream
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Semantics
The Department of Linguistics, University of Toronto (St. George
Campus), invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream position in
the area of Semantics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant
Professor, and will begin on July 1, 2015.
Qualifications include a proven record of research in formal semantics.
The ideal candidate will have experience in fieldwork on an
understudied language as well as a secondary strength in syntax.
Applicants must have completed the Ph.D. by the start date or shortly
thereafter and have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching
Duties include teaching and supervision at the undergraduate and
graduate levels, maintaining an active research agenda, and
participating in the academic life of the department.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online by clicking on the
link below. Applications should include a cover letter of no more than
2 single-spaced pages, a curriculum vitae, a research statement,
evidence of teaching ability (including a statement of teaching
philosophy), a writing sample, and the names and email addresses of
three referees. Please combine your application into one or two files. If
you have questions about this position, please email the contact
All application materials should be submitted online and received by
October 24, 2014.
Submission guidelines can be found at: the application URL below. We
recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in
PDF/MS Word format.
Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference,
preferably as signed PDF documents on letterhead, sent directly to
Professor Keren Rice at the address below with the subject line:
"Semantics – (your full name)" by the job deadline date.
More information on the University of Toronto
(http://www.utoronto.ca) and the Department of Linguistics
(http://linguistics.utoronto.ca) can be found on their respective
websites. Linguistics course descriptions are available at
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians
and permanent residents will be given priority.
Application Deadline: 24-Oct-2014
Web Address for Applications: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply
Professor Keren Rice
Email: lingdept at chass.utoronto.ca
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