Professor of Linguistics
Title Professor of Linguistics School Faculty of Arts and Sciences Department/Area Linguistics/Syntax Position Description
The Department of Linguistics at Harvard University seeks to make a tenured appointment at the rank of Professor in the area of syntax, expected to be effective July 1, 2017. The selected candidate will teach and advise at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants should have a distinguished record of innovative research and teaching; special importance will be attached to a research program that addresses centrally some of the interfaces of syntax with other subareas of linguistics and emphasizes the interconnectivity of linguistics with other fields of study. The successful candidate will be expected to provide leadership in guiding the future development of linguistics at Harvard. Teaching ability at the undergraduate and graduate levels and the ability to work well with colleagues are essential. Applicants are required to have a doctorate.
Applicants are required to have a doctorate.
Additional Qualifications Special Instructions
Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal (http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/7097):
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Teaching statement (describing teaching approach and philosophy)
4. Research statement
Publications and other supporting materials may be solicited later. The deadline for receipt of materials is December 1, 2016.
Dept. of Linguistics
Boylston Hall 306
Contact Email Clmurphy@fas.harvard.edu Equal Opportunity Employer
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Applicant Documents Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- Statement of Research