Position for Full Professor

Subject: Language Acquisition; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax: Full Professor, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey

University or Organization: Boğaziçi University
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Web Address: https://linguistics.boun.edu.tr/
Job Title: Full Professor - Linguistics

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax


The Department of Linguistics, at Boğaziçi University, invites applications from Turkish nationals for a Full Professor position. Applicants are expected to have research and teaching experience in theoretical linguistics and first language acquisition of Turkish focusing on its morphological, syntactic and semantic aspects and to complement the department in both teaching and research.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach required and elective linguistics courses at the undergraduate, MA, and PhD degree levels, with a minimum of two courses per term. Further responsibilities include thesis supervision at the undergraduate, MA, and PhD levels, as well as administrative duties. Boğaziçi University is committed to excellence in teaching and research, and applicants should have a teaching and recent publication record commensurate with these standards.

Applicants must hold a PhD degree and associate professorship in linguistics. They must have a minimum of 6 publications in SSCI/AHCI indexed journals in addition to a minimum of 5 book chapters published by internationally recognized publishers. Experience as the principal investigator in funded research is a plus.
Applicants should send a CV with a cover letter in addition to the required publications. Applications should be sent in a single file to the application email address below, by February 15th, 2021 with the subject line “Job Application 2021”. Moreover, the applicants should request three referees to send reference letters to the same address by the same deadline.

Information about Boğaziçi University can be found at http://www.boun.edu.tr and information about the Department of Linguistics can be found at the department link provided above.

Application Deadline: 15-February-2021
Email Address for Applications: lingsearch@boun.edu.tr

Contact Information:
Prof. Balkız Öztürk Başaran
Email: balkiz.ozturk@boun.edu.tr