Saturday, July 20, 2013


The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN is seeking applications for an assistant or associate level tenure-track faculty position. Primary criteria are excellence in research and in teaching, and candidates from all areas of specialization are encouraged to apply. Ph.D. is required in speech, language, or hearing sciences or a related field. Essential duties include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level. This position is a 10-month appointment with an earliest start date of Fall 2014.

Purdue has top-ranked clinical programs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology and strong ties to the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is a diverse and collegial department, with 22 research/tenure track and 15 clinical faculty.  Faculty have the opportunity to capitalize on an extraordinarily productive network of collaborations and resources that includes strong support for inter-disciplinary and translational research. The successful candidate will join our faculty in a new facility (Lyles-Porter Hall) in which superb infrastructure for research will be in place ( 

To be assured full consideration, complete applications should be received by October 15, 2013. Review of applications will begin October 16, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. A curriculum vitae, letter of application, selected publications, and three letters of recommendation that address the applicant’s potential in both research and teaching should be e-mailed as attachments to Jane Fenters, Administrative Assistant to the Head, Questions regarding the position should be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Professor Lisa Goffman, A background check will be required for employment in this position. Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

Friday, July 12, 2013

Faculty Position: University of California, Irvine, Assistant Professor in Language

The Department of Cognitive Sciences ( at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position. We seek candidates who combine a strong background in theoretical linguistics (including phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics) with the empirical, developmental, or computational study of language (e.g., psycholinguistic, computational and mathematical modeling, or neurolinguistic approaches).

The successful candidate will interact with a dynamic and growing community in cognitive, computational, neural, and developmental sciences within the Department, the Center for Language Science, and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience. Individuals whose interests mesh with those of the current faculty and who will contribute to the university's active role in interdisciplinary research and teaching initiatives will be given preference.

Interested candidates should apply online at: with a cover letter indicating primary research and teaching interests, CV, three recent publications, and three letters of recommendation.

Application review will commence on November 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.

The University of California has an active career partners program, is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity, and has an Advance (NSF) program for gender equity.