Visiting Assistant Professor - Linguistics/Language Processing

The Brown University Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences announces a 2 year Visiting position at the Assistant Professor level in Linguistics/Language Processing at or above the word level, beginning September 1, 2014 or January 1, 2015. This includes syntactic, lexical, semantic, and/or pragmatic (including discourse) processing.


Expertise at the intersection of theoretical and experimental approaches is expected, and the successful candidate will be able to teach, conduct and supervise experimental research engaging theoretical issues in linguistics and cognitive science of language. Applicants should be able to teach both introductory courses and advanced courses in language processing and psycholinguistics. While not required, ability and willingness to teach an introductory course in syntax is highly desirable.


Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, starting July 8, until the position is filled. 

Curriculum vitae, reprints and preprints of publications, a maximum two-page statement of research and teaching interests, and three letters of reference should be submitted at <>.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.