The Department of Linguistics at the University of California at Davis invites applications for a temporary teaching position in Linguistics for Fall Quarter 2020. Availability of this position depends upon final administrative approval and the teaching needs of the department. The Department seeks applicants with demonstrated research and teaching expertise. A completed Ph.D. degree in Linguistics or related field is required.
The candidate should have a strong background in general linguistics and morphology. He/she should be able to teach upper division courses in the areas of expertise. Preference will be given to candidates familiar with current problems and theories in the analysis of word structure, who are experienced working with teaching assistants, and are competent in the use of Canvas, a class management system.
Appointments will be on a quarter by quarter basis depending on need. Compensation is commensurate with ability and experience. Candidates should electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, and list of references to: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF03581.
To ensure review of your application, please submit all materials by June 19, 2020, but materials will be accepted until the position is filled.
The University of California at Davis and the Department of Linguistics are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.