The Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the field of Arabic Linguistics, with preferred specialization in applied linguistics, starting in August 2016. The successful candidate will have a completed Ph.D. with a clearly demonstrated specialty in Arabic Linguistics. A strong record of teaching and clear research program is expected; near-native fluency in Arabic is assumed. It is desirable that the candidate demonstrates a solid background in classical Arabic, grammar, and texts. The candidate is expected to offer undergraduate and graduate courses, supervise doctoral research in relevant fields, advise Arabic majors, and play a leading role in strengthening the program and complementing the research and teaching interests of other faculty members in the Department. A letter of application, curriculum vitae, a chapter-length writing sample, and three letters of reference should be submitted via e-mail to Ms. Meriem Tikue firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Arabic Linguist Search. Review of applications will start October 10, 2015, and continue until the position is filled. Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.