[CogSci] Job at NYU Psychology: Assistant Professor in the Cognitive Science of Language

Liina Pylkkanen liina.pylkkanen at nyu.edu
Fri Sep 10 10:19:26 PDT 2021

*New York UniversityFaculty Position in Cognition and Perception
(Language)Department of PsychologyFaculty of Arts and Science*
The Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Science at New York
University is seeking to hire a faculty member in the *cognitive science of
language*. The search is open regarding subfield (e.g.,
developmental/acquisition, adult processing) and methodology (such as
behavioral, neuroscience, computational approaches). Improving our
faculty’s diversity, including in gender, will be an important priority.
The search will be at the Assistant Professor level. The appointment is
expected to begin September 1, 2022, pending budgetary and administrative

To apply, please follow this Interfolio link:
<http://apply.interfolio.com/94219>*. The application deadline is October
15, 2021, including for letters. For questions or additional information,
please contact Professor Liina Pylkkanen at liina.pylkkanen at nyu.edu.

For more information about the NYU Department of Psychology, please visit
the web site (http://as.nyu.edu/psychology.html).  The electronic
application should include a CV, statements of research (no more than three
pages) and teaching interests (no more than two pages), copies of at least
three representative publications, and at least three reference letters.
Diversity and inclusion are important parts of the NYU mission. In your
statements, please describe the ways in which your (1) scholarship, (2)
teaching and mentoring, and/or (3) service and engagement demonstrate your
commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are particularly
interested in hearing about (1) concrete steps you have taken (or are
planning to take) to foster an inclusive intellectual environment in your
research lab, in the classroom, in the department and on campus, and/or in
your field more generally, and (2) how these steps connect with your
broader views on the topics of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading
research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest
caliber who embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global
society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women,
racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are
under-represented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and
national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other
legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on
the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the
widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equality
and inclusion, please read here:  http://as.nyu.edu/facultydiversity.html

EOE/Affirmative Action/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual
Orientation/Gender Identity.

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Liina Pylkkanen
Professor of Linguistics and Psychology
New York University
10 Washington Place Rm 605, New York, NY 10003
liina.pylkkanen at nyu.edu
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