LINGUIST List 33.171

Tue Jan 18 2022

Jobs: Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Typology: Senior Professor (Tenure) - Fieldwork and Typology, Indiana University Bloomington

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 18-Jan-2022
From: Kenneth de Jong <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Typology: Senior Professor (Tenure) - Fieldwork and Typology, Indiana University Bloomington, IN, USA
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University or Organization: Indiana University Bloomington
Department: IU Bloomington Linguistics
Job Location: Indiana, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Senior Professor (Tenure) - Fieldwork and Typology

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Typology; Fieldwork


The Department of Linguistics at Indiana University ( invites applications for a full-time, senior faculty position at the rank of Full Professor with Tenure to begin August 1, 2022. We are seeking an enthusiastic teacher and scholar to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, to supervise graduate students specializing in fieldwork or typology, to contribute to the Computational Linguistics and General Linguistics programs, and to promote the field in the wider university context.

Basic Qualifications:
- Strength and an active, cohesive research program in fieldwork, typology, and corpus linguistics, in areas complementing existing strengths in the department.
- Leadership in their chosen field.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Foci in morphology or morphosyntax and language documentation.
- Established track record in development of computational resources.

Education Requirements:
- PhD in Appropriate Area

Interested candidates should apply online via the link below, including:
- a cover letter
- CV
- a research statement
- a diversity statement (1-2 pages with information and specific examples about past, present, and future contributions to promoting equity, inclusion, and diversity in one’s professional career)
- three letters of reference

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. For best consideration, please apply before January 28, 2022.

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Kenneth de Jong, Chair of the Linguistics Department, at, or to the Chairs of the Search Committee: Kelly Berkson ( or Sandra Kuebler (

The College of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and supporting a diverse, inclusive, and equitable community of students and scholars. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

Application Deadline: 28-Jan-2022 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Kenneth de Jong

Page Updated: 18-Jan-2022