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Full/Associate Professor in Linguistics and Multilingual Studies

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Singapore (SG)
Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posted Date
Dec 30, 2022

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Full/Associate Professor in Linguistics and Multilingual Studies

Young and research intensive, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) is ranked among the world’s top universities. The School of Humanities at NTU invites outstanding academics to apply for a position in Linguistics and Multilingual Studies at the rank of Full or Associate Professor.


The successful applicant will be an acknowledged leader in a field within linguistics, with expertise in the application of digital technologies to the analysis of large data sets. Relevant fields include, but are not limited to, corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, digital linguistics and language typology. In this age of digital transformations, scholars in different fields of linguistics are engaging increasingly more deeply with digital platforms and tool-boxes and handling large collections of data. The candidate should have a proven track record of excellence in teaching, research and publication, including successes in securing grants and working in collaboration with academics in cognate fields. The candidate is expected to play a key role in the School’s ‘Digital Humanities Cluster’, an initiative from an interdisciplinary network of faculty and researchers working in different subject areas sharing a passion in the possibilities of digital solutions for teaching and research.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in digital linguistics and digital humanities, and must also be prepared to teach one or more core courses within the linguistics programme, such as Phonetics, Phonology, or Syntax.

The teaching load is typically 2/2. This appointment is expected to begin in late 2023/early 2024.


Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package.


Application Procedure

The closing date for applications is 31 January 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants are invited to submit their applications (cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements, and Google Scholar citation report if available) through the NTU career portal

Enquiries about the position may be addressed to:
Chair, Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Search Committee

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