Professor of General/Computational Linguistics

University of Tubingen


W3 (Full) Professor of General / Computational Linguistics (m/f/d)

Faculty of Humanities, Institute of Linguistics

Application deadline: 20.06.2024

The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Tübingen invites applications for a position at the Institute of Linguistics as a

W3 (Full) Professor of General / Computational Linguistics (m/f/d)

to commence as soon as possible.

The future job holder must be excellently qualified in research in the field of general / computational linguistics, evidenced by relevant publications in leading journals and conference proceedings.

Proven excellence in research using current computational linguistic methods is expected. Experience with linguistically informed data formats is desirable.

Since the professorship plays a leading role in the partly international Bachelor and Master programs Computational Linguistics, General Linguistics and Cognitive Science, the future position holder needs to be able to represent the full bandwidth of Computational Linguistics including its interdisciplinary connections with General Linguistics and Cognitive Science.

The successful candidate must be willing to acquire third-party funding and to participate in collaborative interdisciplinary third-party funded projects at the University.

Required qualifications include a PhD or equivalent degree as well as postdoctoral qualifications and teaching experience equivalent to the requirements of a full professorship.

The University of Tübingen is committed to equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion. Female scientists, in particular, are explicitly invited to apply, as are applicants from outside Germany.

Applications from equally qualified candidates with disabilities will be given preference.

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Applications including all required documents (curriculum vitae and outline of academic career, copies of certificates and degrees, publications list, list of teaching experience (and teaching evaluations, if available), overview of established and planned research focus) as well as a selection of relevant publications (monographs authored and five articles) should be submitted via the appointment portal of the University of Tübingen at by June 20, 2024. Enquiries can be directed to the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Prof. Dr. Dietmar Till (berufungenspam

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