LINGUIST List 13.2702

Fri Oct 18 2002

Jobs: Cognitive Ling: Chair, U/Auckland, New Zealand

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  1. gabrielle, Cognitive Ling: Chair, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Message 1: Cognitive Ling: Chair, University of Auckland, New Zealand

Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2002 22:46:43 +0000
From: gabrielle <>
Subject: Cognitive Ling: Chair, University of Auckland, New Zealand

University or Organization: University of Auckland
Department: Applied Language Studies and Linguistics
Rank of Job: Chair of Department
Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science


Chair in Linguistics - Cognitive Linguistics 
Department of Applied Language Studies & Linguistics 
Faculty of Arts 

Vacancy A199-02 

The Department of Applied Language Studies is one of the largest
departments in the Faculty of Arts. The department offers
undergraduate programmes in linguistics, ESOL, and English language
teaching, and graduate programmes in Linguistics and Applied Language
Studies. Through the Linguistics section the Department has strong
interdisciplinary programmes in Logic and Computation, and Speech
Science, and has links with a number of language departments. The
department currently has a staff of sixteen, and this chair, newly
created, complements the two existing chairs, both in Applied Language

Candidates for this chair must have a PhD and a strong publication
record. Their area of research should be Cognitive Linguistics
(including but not exclusively: language structure,
grammaticalization, language and cognition, computation, language
acquisition, language processing). Strong applications from candidates
with specialisms other than those listed above may also be
considered. In addition an interest in Austronesian or East Asian
Languages will be an advantage. 

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Dr Scott Allan,
Department of Applied Language Studies and Linguistics, telephone
64-9-373 7599 ext 7078, email: For further
information, please visit To
apply, please contact Sonia Hortop, Director, Academic Search
International, PO Box 105-098, Auckland Central, New Zealand,
telephone 64-9-357 5030, fax 64-9-814 9191, email: Applications, quoting Vacancy A199-02, must
be received before the closing date of 4 November 2002.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Director Sonia Hortop
	PO Box 105-098
	Auckland Central, n/a
	New Zealand 
	Applications are due by 04-Nov-2002

Contact Information:
	Dr Scott Allan.

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