Assistant Professor -- Phonology

The Department of English at Wayne State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Linguistics with a specialization in Phonology.A second specialization in the field of Linguistics is desirable. A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment. Duties include a sustained research program with a publication record commensurate with the appointment rank of assistant professor, a teaching load of 2-2, advising M.A. essays, and departmental/university service.

All applications must be submitted online.To submit an application, applicants should go to (job posting number #046845) and upload the following: letter of application, a statement of diversity, equity, and inclusion, a CV, a list of three academic references, and one writing sample (PDF of a published article or manuscript of approximately 15-30 pages).Please have three referees send letters of recommendation to the chair of the Appointments Committee, Caroline Maun, at in advance of the priority date.

For the diversity, equity, and inclusion statement, please let the Appointments Committee know how your research and teaching will support Wayne State University’s mission to create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities.

Applications that are completed by November 18, 2022 will be given priority consideration.

Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high-quality education. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. 

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