LINGUIST List 12.921

Mon Apr 2 2001

Jobs: Classics, Ling: Lecturer at U of Cambridge, UK

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  1. Dr G M King, Classical Philology & Ling: (Asst) Lecturer at U of Cambridge, UK

Message 1: Classical Philology & Ling: (Asst) Lecturer at U of Cambridge, UK

Date: 2 Apr 2001 11:40:28 -0000
From: Dr G M King <>
Subject: Classical Philology & Ling: (Asst) Lecturer at U of Cambridge, UK

Rank of Job: Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer
Areas Required: Classical Philology and Linguistics
Other Desired Areas: 
University or Organization: University of Cambridge
Department: Faculty of Classics
State or Province: Cambridge
Country: UK
Final Date of Application: 20 April 2001
Contact: Dr G M King

Address for Applications:
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambs CB3 9DA


Faculty of Classics

Two posts in Classics (Philology and Linguistics)

University Lecturer or Assistant Lecturer:

Applications for this post (to start on 1 October 2001) are invited
from suitably qualified and experienced candidates. The Linguistics
and Philology section of the Faculty is responsible for teaching
descriptive linguistics of Greek and Latin for Part I of the Classical
Tripos, and the historical linguistics of the two languages and
comparative linguistics of the Indo-European languages for Part II, as
well as for supervising graduate students working in these fields.
The successful candidate will be required to take a full part in these
activities and to engage in research relevant to the teaching

Faculty Assistant Lecturer:

The Faculty is also seeking to fill from 1 October 2001 a two year
post to cover for a member of staff on research leave. The successful
candidate will be expected to contribute to the Faculty's
undergraduate teaching programmes in Classical philology and
linguistics and to assist with the running of the M Phil seminar. 

Further information for either post may be obtained from the Secretary
of the Appointments Committee, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue,
Cambridge CB3 9DA (e-mail: or from the
Faculty website

Applications, including a detailed curriculum vitae and list of
publications, together with the names of two referees should be sent
to the above address not later than 20 April 2001. Applicants'
referees should be asked to write directly to the Secretary to reach
the Faculty by the closing date. There is no application form.
Applications from women and those in the early stages of their career
are particularly encouraged. Candidates are asked to state whether
they wish to apply for one or both of the posts. 

The pensionable scale of stipend for a Faculty Assistant Lecturer or
University Assistant Lecturer is GBP 17,755 - 23,256; and for a
University Lecturer GBP 21,435 - 33,058 per annum.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity.
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