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Postdoctoral position in Iranian Linguistics

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Postdoctoral position in Iranian Linguistics
Applications are invited for the Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Postdoctoral Fellowship in Iranian Linguistics in the Department of Linguistics at UCLA. The fellowships will have a term of two years. The selected candidate will conduct research in Iranian Linguistics and will teach two undergraduate courses per year in the Department of Linguistics at UCLA. The list of UCLA Linguistics undergraduate courses can be found at http://www.registrar.ucla.edu/Academics/Course-Descriptions/Course-Details?SA=LING&funsel=3

Applicant Qualifications: Scholars with teaching and publication experience are welcome to
apply for the Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Postdoctoral Fellowship in Iranian Linguistics.
Applications will be accepted from individuals who have received a Ph.D. in Iranian
Languages and Linguistics and related fields within the last ten years, or by the time of their appointment. Applicants shall also have knowledge of the Persian language and Iranian Linguistics.

Application Requirements: The applications must include: (a) a current resume/curriculum vitae; (b) a list of publications; (c) a research plan; (d) three reference letters from scholars in fields related to the proposed research. The reference letters should be sent directly to the fellowship selection committee.; (e) identification of faculty members in the Department of Linguistics supporting the research plan; (f) sample (in English) of recent written work; and (g) documents attesting to teaching abilities, such as sets of course evaluations and/or recommendation letters specific to teaching.
To apply, please submit your application through UCRECRUIT web site at: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/. If you have any questions about this position, please email: iranianling@ucla.edu. The deadline for application is December 29, 2017.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy (http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct).

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

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