26.2055, Jobs: General Linguistics: Visiting Assistant Professor, Ecole Normale Supérieure

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Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:40:43
From: Benjamin Spector [spector.benjamin at gmail.com]
Subject: General Linguistics: Visiting Assistant Professor, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

University or Organization: Ecole Normale Supérieure 
Department: Cognitive Science Department (Département d'études cognitives)
Job Location: Paris, France 
Web Address: http://www.cognition.ens.fr/indexENG.html
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor (Research and Teaching Associate)
Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Visiting Assistant Professor (Research and Teaching Associate); Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics 


The Department of Cognitive Science of Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris
(http://www.ens.fr/?lang=en) will hire a Temporary Teaching and Research
Associate (equivalent to Visiting Assistant Professor) in formal and
theoretical linguistics for the 2015-2016 academic year (starting date between
September 1st, 2014 and October 1st, 2014).

We welcome applications from all subfields of formal and theoretical
but we will preferably hire someone with sufficient background in theoretical
syntax to teach syntax at least at an intermediate level. Knowledge of French
is preferable, but is not a prerequisite.

The successful applicant must have obtained his/her PhD diploma before the
position starts.

Teaching load: the Teaching and Research Associate will teach 2 classes per
semester (about 4-5hrs/week), or any equivalent combination, and will also be
involved in student advising. 

Research environment: the Department includes several active research groups
in linguistics and neighboring areas (formal semantics, phonology,
psycholinguistics, philosophy of language) -- see

Salary: The Teaching and Research Associate will receive a net salary ranging
from 2200 euros/months to 2800 euros/month, depending on past experience.

Application details:

- a CV, including a list of publications
- a brief statement outlining both teaching and research experience (up to 3
- any document that might be useful to assess the applicant’s teaching skills
(e.g., course evaluations)
- the applicant should arrange to have at least two letters of reference sent
(directly by their authors) by May 22, 2015.

All documents should be sent by e-mail to the application email address below.
The subject line should include the words TEACHING AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATE.

Application Deadline: 22-May-2015 
Email Address for Applications: recrutement-iec at ens.fr 
Contact Information:
	Benjamin Spector 
	Email: spector.benjamin at gmail.com 

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