Assistant Professor of Linguistics

Date Posted: 08/23/2013
Type/Department:Faculty in Cognitive Science
Search Status:Position Filled
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Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium (along with Amherst College, Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, and the University of Massachusetts), is accepting applications for an assistant professor of linguistics in the school of cognitive science.

 The position carries a 4-course per year teaching load and also includes supervision of undergraduate concentrations and thesis projects. The area of specialization is open. We are particularly interested in candidates who have successful records in undergraduate teaching and who can make connections across the cognitive or neural sciences.

 The review of applications will begin November 1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.  A Ph.D. is required at time of appointment, July 1, 2014. Hampshire College offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Applicants should submit the following: 1) letter of application; 2) curriculum vita; 3) teaching statement with descriptions of potential courses; 4) research statement and 5) three professional references via our website at

 Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. 


Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.