LINGUIST List 15.1788

Thu Jun 10 2004

Jobs: English Language: Lecturer, U/Joensuu, Finland

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  1. esa.penttila, English Language: Lecturer, University of Joensuu, Finland

Message 1: English Language: Lecturer, University of Joensuu, Finland

Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2004 05:15:45 -0400 (EDT)
From: esa.penttila <>
Subject: English Language: Lecturer, University of Joensuu, Finland

University or Organization: University of Joensuu
Department: Department of Foreign Languages/English Section
Rank of Job: Lecturer
Specialty Areas: English language
Required Language(s): English (Code = ENG)


Lectureship in English

The Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Joensuu is
looking to appoint a Lecturer in English (A21) for the period 1 August
2004-31 July 2006. A lecturer is expected to teach a maximum of 14
contact hours per week during semesters. The salary may range between
1,938.62 and 3,666.32 Euros a month depending on qualifications and

This temporary position is related to the Department's ongoing
expansion programme in teacher education (2004-06). It is primarily
intended for a native speaker in English, whose tasks will include the
teaching of written and oral skills (academic writing, pronunciation,
oral expression) at basic and intermediate levels. Experience in the
teaching of literary and/or linguistic studies will be considered an
additional merit.

The required qualifications for the post are stated in statue
309/1993, which specifies the qualifications and duties of university

Applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae, together with copies of
degree certificates and any other documents they consider to be
relevant for this post, such as a teaching portfolio or a list of
publications. Applicants who are state employees should submit an
official Curriculum Vitae (''nimikirjan ote'') issued no more than
three months before the date the application is submitted.

Further information can be obtained from Professor Markku Filppula,
Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, tel.+358-13-251 4317, email

Applications should be addressed to the Dean of the Faculty of
Humanities and sent to

University of Joensuu
P. O. Box 111
80101 Joensuu
Fax. +358-13 251 2050

The closing date for applications is 23 June 2004 4.15 p.m.

*The usual qualifications for a lectureship are a postgraduate
licentiate or doctoral degree, good teaching skills and relevant
practical experience, but in the case of a lectureship intended for a
native speaker, these requirements may be waived for an applicant with
a Bachelor's or Master's degree and exceptionally good experience in
the relevant field.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Dean Markku Filppula
	University of Joensuu/Registry
	P.O. Box 111
	Joensuu, 80101

	Applications are due by 23-Jun-2004 

Contact Information:
	Professor Markku Filppula
	Tel: +358-13-251 4317
	Fax: +358-13-251 4211
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