Full-time, tenure-track University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty position at the Assistant (or Associate) Professor level to start August 2020 for candidates with training in American or other Sign Language research and issues of access and opportunity for Deaf people; evidence of high-quality scholarly research; potential for securing external funding; experience in teaching and mentoring; and interest in collaborating with other language researchers across departments.
The candidate may have a primary focus on the structure, acquisition, processing, or neural representation of American or other Sign Languages or the relationship between American or other Sign Languages and Deaf cultures. This tenure-track faculty position is part of the Opening Doors Through Language: Access and Equity faculty hiring cluster at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. More information about the position is available at https://go.wisc.edu/67eb5n
For additional questions, please feel free to contact the search committee chair: Morton Ann Gernsbacher, PhD, Vilas Research Professor and Sir Frederic Bartlett Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison (pronouns: she/her/hers; email: ). The deadline for ensuring full consideration is December 10, 2019; however, the position will remain open, and applications may be considered until the position is filled.