job: program officer at ACLS ACLS Mission and Overview  Formed a century ago, the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is a nonprofit federation of 75 scholarly organizations.  As the leading representative of American scholarship in the humanities and related social sciences, ACLS holds a core belief that knowledge is a public good. As such, ACLS strives to promote […]

Insights from the August webinar series: be a linguist for yourself

For the month of August, Career Linguist has been offering a series of webinars, Employing Linguistics, about linguistics and career. Employing Linguistics is also the name of Anna Marie Trester’s new book which will be published in 2021. Linguists and linguistics students are often asked “What can I/you do with a linguistics degree?” The answer […]

Last in the Aug Fri webinar series

With the book, Employing Linguistics, one big goal was to make space for stories, and different kinds of stories: stories that we don’t traditionally hear. Because stories DO things, like expand our sense of what’s possible. And stories are both formative and transformative. Just as we can make choices as we construct story content and […]

job oppy: Resource-Mobilization Strategy preparation

We are hiring! Vacancy for Individual Specialist, preparation of the Resource-Mobilization Strategy for the IDIL 2022-2032 In the framework of the upcoming International Decade of Indigenous Languages between 2022 and 2032, UNESCO is looking for an Individual Specialist for the preparation of the Resource Mobilization Strategy for the IDIL 2022-2032. Parent Sector : Communication and Information Sector […]

A linguist’s superpowers

As part of the Employing Linguistics August Webinar Series, join us for a conversation about superpowers – the things that you just do without thinking, without being asked. Often you yourself don’t even recognize them because they have become such an ingrained part of how you work. You typically only recognize your superpowers through feedback […]

job: Instruction and Social Service – La Guardia Comm Coll (remote) LaGuardia TechHire is a workforce development technology training initiative that is funded by a 4.5 year $3.9 million U.S. Department of Labor grant, housed within LaGuardia Community College’s Division of Adult and Continuing Education, Workforce Development Department. Through the TechHire program, we offer training in web development, IT/Networking and data analytics, all at no […]

job: Creative Reaction Lab – Learning Engagement Coordinator Creative Reaction Lab is searching for a Learning Engagement Coordinator that would thrive in a team-centered, co-creation culture for racial and health equity that centers Black and Latinx youth. The Learning Engagement Coordinator will lead coordination of Creative Reaction Lab’s institutional programming through sales and customer engagement, facilitating workshops, and managing the upcoming online […]

job: Fall LSA Internship

Applications Due August 16 The LSA is seeking applications for the position of Student Intern as part of our Secretariat staff team for the Fall 2020 semester.  This is a great opportunity to learn more about the field of linguistics, the professional needs of LSA members, and the LSA’s broader agenda to advance the scientific […]