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Syntax/Semantics Faculty Search

The linguistics department has announced an opening in Syntax/Semantics, to start in Fall of 2020. Applicaiton deadline is on Nov. 1, 2019.

The Department of Linguistics at the University of California, Davis invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Linguistics with a specialization in Syntax and/or Semantics. The successful candidate is expected to develop a research program in the study of sentence structure and/or the meanings of natural language utterances, with broad theoretical appeal.

We are looking for a candidate who will strengthen our faculty in the foundational areas of language research and linguistic theory, also contributing to elevate the interdisciplinary profile of the department. The Linguistics Department at the University of California, Davis is distinguished by its high degree of collaboration with related disciplines. Our department recently served as the hub for the field of linguistics, hosting the 2019 Linguistic Institute.

Candidates interested in applying to the position can do so through this page: