Postdoctoral Scholar in Cognitive Science

Postdoctoral Scholar in Cognitive Science
Case Western Reserve University: College of Arts and Sciences: Department of Cognitive Science
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Open Date: Jun 5, 2020
The Department of Cognitive Science at Case Western Reserve University is pleased to invite applications from creative, highly-qualified and motivated scholars for a postdoctoral position. The successful applicant will hold a Ph.D. in cognitive science, linguistics, psychology or a related field with an emphasis on research in language acquisition and/or
processing either in first or second language (or both) or in corpus-based language analysis. Researchers working within the framework of functional-typological-cognitive linguistics, or usage-based linguistics broadly conceived, are especially encouraged to apply. The position
involves teaching of one or two courses per academic year. The position is for two years, starting September 1, 2020 (earlier/later start dates may be negotiated).
Application Instructions
Applications should include a cover letter describing your research experience and qualifications for the position, a CV, a two-page research proposal, and contact information for 3 references, and should be submitted by June 30, 2020 at The position will remain open until filled. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Yasuhiro Shirai at
Yasuhiro Shirai
Department of Cognitive Science
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH 44106
New book: Connectionism and Second Language Acquisition (Routledge)