LINGUIST List 11.1687

Sat Aug 5 2000

Jobs: Pragmatics

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  1. Prof.Deirdre Wilson, Pragmatics: Postdoc Fellow at University College London, London

Message 1: Pragmatics: Postdoc Fellow at University College London, London

Date: 4 Aug 2000 13:28:05 -0000
From: Prof.Deirdre Wilson <>
Subject: Pragmatics: Postdoc Fellow at University College London, London

Rank of Job: Postdoctoral Fellow
Areas Required: Pragmatics
Other Desired Areas: semantics
University or Organization: UCL (University College London)
Department: Phonetics and Linguistics
State or Province: London
Country: U.K.
Final Date of Application: 7 September 2000
Contact: Prof. Deirdre Wilson

Address for Applications:
Gower Street

UCL (University College London)
Department of Phonetics and Linguistics
Two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pragmatics

Applications are invited for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in 
Pragmatics in the Department of Phonetics and Linguistics, which has 
an international reputation for its research and ratings of '5' in 
the last two UK Research Assessment Exercises.

Applicants will ideally have a background in relevance theory and a 
general knowledge of semantics and pragmatics. Teaching experience 
in a relevant discipline is essential. Evidence of published output 
and research ability is desirable.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to teaching 
and examining in semantics and pragmatics at both undergraduate and 
postgraduate level, and to carry out independent research. 

The appointment will be for two years, at postdoctoral level (scale 1A).

The starting salary will be GBP 18,731, plus a London Allowance of 
GBP 2134. The post is open from October 2000, and early availability 
will be preferred.

Applications in the form of a CV including the names and addresses of
two referees should be sent to Professor Deirdre Wilson, Dept of 
Phonetics and Linguistics, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, by 
7 September 2000.

Further details can be obtained by writing to the above address, or 
by email (

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