Language Acquisition: Post Doc
Rice University, Houston, USA
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Date: a one-year position, renewable by mutual agreement for a second year
Deadline: March 1, 2009
Open to: researchers
The Department of Linguistics at Rice University is now accepting applications for a postdoctoral scholar in the field of child language acquisition. This is a one-year position, renewable by mutual agreement for a second year. Responsibilities of the position include teaching one course per semester and pursuing research.
A Ph.D. in Linguistics, Psychology, or other pertinent allied field, with primary specialization in child language acquisition, is required at time of appointment. Position start date is July 1, 2009. We especially welcome
applications from researchers who share the departmentís interest in approaching language from a usage-based perspective with solid empirical grounding in primary data, especially approaches of a cognitive, social-interactiona l, and/or functional nature.
For more information, see also our departmental web site .
Application materials include: cover letter, research statement, sample of written work, past teaching evaluations (if available), and three letters of reference.
Deadline for the receipt of materials is March 1, 2009.
Although we will not be conducting interviews at the LSA meeting in San Francisco, representatives of the department will be in attendance and would be pleased to answer questions about the position or the department.
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