Call for applications for a position in syntax/semantics

11 August, 2022

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites applications for a tenure-track position (open rank) in the Department of Linguistics (Generative Linguistics track), with a specialization in syntax and/or semantics.

The position is open to all candidates who have attained a Ph.D. degree, and to advanced doctoral students who expect to be granted their Ph.D. no later than June 30, 2023.

Job requirements:
Responsibilities include the teaching of required and elective courses in the candidate’s field(s) of specialization (at the B.A. and M.A. degree levels). Successful candidates are expected to conduct independent and original research at the highest academic level, to advise undergraduate and graduate students, to demonstrate academic leadership, to compete for Israeli and international research grants, and are expected to work cooperatively with colleagues in the Faculty of Humanities and the university at large. Where pertinent and in accordance with inter-departmental needs, a joint departmental appointment or teaching sharing arrangement may be considered.

The Hebrew University’s primary language of instruction is Hebrew. Candidates who do not have command of the language will be given time to reach proficiency during the initial years of their appointment.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a campus visit, which will include a job talk, an interview, and meetings with department members.

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