Most viewed 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, reflecting back on the five most viewed pages and posts of the year here at Career Linguist. #5  What skills are cultivated by studying linguistics?  A re-posting of some of the core skills cultivated by studying linguistics. Share your favorites using #lingustics #skills #4 Resources for jobseekers  I pulled […]

Linguistics and Documentary filmmaking Natalie Schilling, Associate Professor of Linguistics at Georgetown University and Member-at-Large of the LSA Executive Committee, was profiled on the Linguistic Society of America website for her participation in a Documentary Filmmakers’ Retreat hosted by the National Academy of Sciences as part of their Science and Entertainment Exchange program. Natalie was the only linguist […]

Join the Lx Beyond Academia SIG

Now is the time!!! The “Linguistics Beyond Academia” SIG is planning many exciting events at the upcoming 2016 annual meeting of the Linguistic Society of America. Detailed program coming very soon, but over the course of the conference Jan 7-10th, we are organizing/helping to organize:a networking mixer, a salon, 2 career panels, and one-on-one professional […]

Virtual participcation in the Linguistics Beyond Academia kick-off event

On September 24th, 6-7:00 pm (EST), we will be hosting our kick-off event for the newly formed LSA Special Interest group, “Linguistics Beyond Academia” We would like to invite those of you who are not in DC to join us virtually (through go-to-meeting) to hear about the professional paths of linguists who use their linguistics […]

workshop: “Preparing for What’s Next”

2015 Linguistic Summer Institute Workshop: Professional Paths for Linguists: Preparing For What’s Next (as part of the Linguistics Summer Institute) Saturday, July 18th 2015 **Please pre-register by July 15th 2015** This full-day workshop is for anyone interested in exploring career paths for linguists. We will approach the job search as a research process, starting with […]