LINGUIST List 33.12

Wed Jan 05 2022

Jobs: Morphology; Phonology; Syntax: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 21-Dec-2021
From: Marie Basso <>
Subject: Morphology; Phonology; Syntax: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
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University or Organization: Princeton University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: New Jersey, USA
Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Morphology; Phonology; Syntax


The Program in Linguistics at Princeton University invites applications for a post-doctoral (or more senior) research position in linguistics. The ideal candidate will have a strong research interest in morphology and its interface with phonology and/or syntax, both from an empirical and theoretical perspective. The position will be supervised by Prof. Laura Kalin.

The successful 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.

A PhD in Linguistics or relevant discipline, no later than September 1, 2022 is required. This is a one-year term position starting September 1, 2022 with the possibility of renewal for a second year, based on continued satisfactory performance.

Interested candidates must apply online at the application link below with:
- A cover letter,
- CV,
- Two scholarly papers,
- A research 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, 2022. 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.

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2022 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Marie Basso

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