Assistant Professor position in Linguistics at Queens College, CUNY

The Department of Linguistics and Communication Disorders of Queens College of the City University of New York (CUNY) seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the Fall of 2010.  Salary range: $42,873 – $74,133, commensurate with qualifications and achievement; excellent benefits.

The successful candidate must be able to teach courses in general linguistics (phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax), sociolinguistics, second language acquisition, and bilingualism.  The person who fills this position should be prepared to teach in bachelor’s and master’s programs in linguistics, TESOL, and applied linguistics with applications to urban educational settings.  Candidates must have earned a doctorate by September 1, 2010 in linguistics, applied linguistics, or a related field and must evidence promise of excellence in teaching and scholarship.  A commitment to research is essential.  The ability to teach literacy and language assessment is desirable.  Bilingual candidates are preferred.

The position will remain open until filled; the review of the applicant pool will begin on January 10, 2010.  To apply, log on to; under Additional Job Postings click on CUNYfirst, then Advanced Search; then type 1932 in the Job Opening ID Box; click on Search.  In order to be considered for this position, applicants must upload a cover letter and current curriculum vitae (in a single file), plus contact information for three references.

For further information, contact the department chair:

Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

Queens College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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