Hiring: Assistant/Associate Professor in Computational (Psycho)linguistics

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Job information on Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/114198.

The Department of Cognitive Science at Johns Hopkins University is seeking to fill a tenure-track / tenured faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of computational linguistics/psycholinguistics. The ideal candidates will have exceptional records of conducting computational research that makes substantive contact with linguistic theory, and fits into the broader Machine Learning and AI community at JHU. Candidates are preferred whose research enhances or extends existing strengths of the department, including core areas of linguistic theory (phonetics/phonology/syntax/semantics/pragmatics), (computational) cognitive neuroscience, cognitive neuropsychology, language development/acquisition, and computational cognitive science more broadly. A PhD in a relevant field is required. Candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to furthering diversity and inclusion in the department and to effective teaching and mentoring at the graduate and undergraduate levels in a department that places trainees in careers including academia, research positions, and industry.

The search committee and Johns Hopkins University are committed to hiring candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will holistically assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.

Qualifications: A Ph.D in a relevant field is required by the start of the appointment.

Application Instructions: Applications can be submitted on Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/114198, and should include a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, up to three articles, and contact information for three referees who can provide written evaluations upon request. For questions about Interfolio, call (887) 997-8807 or email help@interfolio.com. Review of applications will begin on October 25, 2022.

Search committee chair: Kyle Rawlins, kgr@jhu.edu. Administrative contact within Cognitive Science: Sarah Ciotola, sciotol3@jhu.edu.