UCLA Linguistics: Assistant Adjunct Professor in language acquisition/syntax/semantics University of California, Los Angeles L&S Humanities - Linguistics United States

UCLA Linguistics: Assistant Adjunct Professor in language acquisition/syntax/semantics



Job #JPF04479


    L&S Humanities - LINGUISTICS


Recruitment Period

Open April 22nd, 2019 through Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)



The UCLA Department of Linguistics anticipates (pending final confirmation of funding) making a full-time appointment at the rank of Assistant Adjunct Professor beginning July 1st, 2019. This will be a two-year appointment subject to satisfactory evaluation at the end of year one of the appointment. The appointment will be in the areas of acquisition-syntax-semantics. The teaching load for the position will be five undergraduate courses per year over three quarters of teaching. The appointee will be expected to conduct original research, and to participate in the research life of the department, interacting with graduate students and other faculty members and attending a weekly seminar in their area of expertise.


Fall Quarter 2019 begins on September 23; Spring Quarter 2020 ends on June 12. However, the appointment will extend over 12 months, beginning July 1 2019. Salary will be based on the current UCLA Assistant Professor salary scales. Further information will be provided at the time of hire.


Applicants should make use of UCLA’s job application link below to submit the following:

• cover letter (Required)

• curriculum vitae (Required)

• three letters of recommendation, ideally including letters discussing the applicant’s teaching record (Required)

• statement of teaching philosophy (Optional)

• copies of teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness (Optional, strongly encouraged)

• Copies of three representative research papers (Required)

• Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (Required)


The deadline for applications is May 21, 2019 but we will continue to accept applications till the positions are filled.


Applicants must have Ph.D. in hand by June 30th, 2019.


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

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Application Deadline: May 21, 2019


Web Address for Applications: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/

Contact Information:

Academic Personnel Officer Nancy Gutierrez

Email: ngutierrez@humnet.ucla.edu

Phone: 310-825-5018



Los Angeles, CA

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: https://linguistics.ucla.edu/


Document requirements


    Cover Letter


    Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.


    Statement of Teaching Philosophy (Optional)


    Copies of teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching effectiveness - Strongly encouraged



    Copies of three representative research papers


    Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.


Reference requirements


    3 letters of reference required


How to apply


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