UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System. The UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton and Frisco, the University of North Texas at Dallas and UNT Dallas College of Law, and the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region. We are growing with the North Texas region, employing more than 14,000 employees, educating a record 49,000+ students across our system, and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.Posting Title:
We are one team comprised of individuals who are committed to excellence, curiosity and innovation. We are transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We champion a people-first values-based culture where We Care about each other and those we serve. We believe that we are Better Together because we foster an inclusive environment of respect, belonging, and access for all. We demonstrate Courageous Integrity through setting exceptional standards and acting in the best interest of our communities. We are encouraged to Be Curious about opportunities for learning, creating, discovering, and innovating, and are encouraged to learn from failure. Show Your Fire by joining our team and exhibiting your passion and pride in your work as part of our UNT System team.
Learn more about the UNT System and how we live our values at www.UNTSystem.edu.
Assistant / Associate / Professor of LinguisticsDepartment:
College of InformationJob Location:
DentonFull Time/Part Time:
ORP EligibleAdditional Retirement Information:
For more information on retirement plan options, please visit https://hr.untsystem.edu/benefits/retirement-plans/index.php.Department Summary:
The Department of Linguistics is one of three departments in UNT’s College of Information. This positions faculty in a collaborative environment for developing cutting-edge curricula and innovative research opportunities that incorporate research on language structure and use with language technology, text mining, computational and quantitative methods in linguistics, and natural language processing. We seek candidates who will contribute to the existing creative and collaborative environment in the department, as well as pursue interdisciplinary collaborations (both new and existing) with other faculty and research groups on campus.Position Summary:
Degree programs in the Department of Linguistics include a BA in Linguistics, an MA in Linguistics, an Interdisciplinary MS in Computational Linguistics, and Graduate Academic Certificates in TESOL and in Computational Linguistics. Students in the Information Science (IS) Ph.D. program may also opt to do a concentration in linguistics. Additional information about degrees, courses, and faculty can be found at linguistics.unt.edu.
UNT has a highly diverse campus with a wide range of languages spoken in addition to English. We welcome candidates who have experience with HSI/MSIs and/or who speak Spanish, Vietnamese, American Sign Language, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin and other variations), Arabic, Tagalog, Farsi, French, or/and Yoruba.
The Department of Linguistics at the University of North Texas invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position with an anticipated start date of August 2024. This is an open-rank search; the position will be filled at the rank of assistant professor (tenure-track) or associate or full professor (tenured) depending on experience and qualifications. We seek candidates who are active and documented researchers in computational modeling of linguistic phenomena or language variation. Besides those specialties, we are especially interested in candidates with the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in phonetics and phonology.Minimum Qualifications:
Duties include a sustained research program (including an evolving track-record of securing external funding), a commitment to teaching and student mentoring at all levels, and participation in the academic life of the department and across campus. Applicants with experience in collaborative and interdisciplinary work are particularly encouraged to apply.
A PhD in Linguistics or a related field with a research concentration in linguistics is required by the end of Fall 2023.Preferred Qualifications:
Evidence of an active research agenda, a promising trajectory for grant acquisition, and a strong commitment to innovative teaching are preferred.Physical Requirements:
Ability to communicateSecurity Sensitive:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Driving University Vehicle:
F1346PQuicklink for Posting: