School of Humanities
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
The School of Humanities invites outstanding academics to apply for a tenure-track position in Linguistics and Multilingual Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor. Successful candidates must have PhD in Linguistics at time of appointment.
The successful candidate is expected to specialize in the area of semantics and pragmatics. The candidate will demonstrate theoretical expertise, and have methodological experience (e.g., corpus-based, experimental, or fieldwork) in addressing relevant issues in linguistic meaning, and/or meaning in context. The candidate should also have a secondary specialization in another subfield, preferably corpus linguistics, sociolinguistics, or psycholinguistics. The candidate must present a proven track record of research excellence and a continuing research agenda that includes collaboration with other academics in these areas. The candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses not only in Semantics and Pragmatics, but also courses in other general areas of linguistics, and courses in the candidate’s subfield.
The teaching load is typically 2/2, and we expect this appointment to begin in July 2023.
Salary is competitive and will commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package.
The closing date for applications is 31 October 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants are invited to submit their applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, and Google Scholar citation report if available) through the NTU career portal https://ntu.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/NTU-Main-Campus-Singapore/Assistant-Professor_R00007528-1
Enquiries about the position may be addressed to:
Chair, Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Search Committee