LINGUIST List 15.3257
Sat Nov 20 2004
Jobs: English/Historical Ling: Asst Prof, U of Berne
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English Historical Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Berne, Switzerland
Message 1: English Historical Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Berne, Switzerland
From: Richard Watts <wattsens.unibe.ch>
Subject: English Historical Linguistics: Asst Prof, University of Berne, Switzerland
University or Organization: University of Berne
Department: Department of English
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics
Required Language: English
As part of the endeavour to strengthen the Arts and Social Science subjects
in the Faculty of Humanities, the University of Berne seeks candidates for
the following newly created post: Assistant Professor in English Historical
The post is initially for a four-year period, with the opportunity of a
two-year extension following positive assessment and must be filled by
September 1, 2005.
Candidates should possess a post-doctoral dissertation or proof of
equivalent academic credentials. Innovative research is expected of the
successful candidate, as are a readiness to work together closely with
researchers from related disciplines and six to eight hours teaching per
semester at the BA and MA levels.
The University of Berne is concerned to increase the number of women in
leading academic positions and thus encourages female candidates to apply
for the position.
Applications should be sent, with a curriculum vitae, a list of
publications, a description of teaching experience and information on
previous activities and experience of work in academic committees, by
December 20, 2004, to the following address:
Dekanat der Philosophisch-historischen Fakultät der Universität Bern
Länggassstrasse 49, 3000 Berne 9, Switzerland
For the moment you are not required to accompany the application with
copies of your publications.
Address for Applications:
Dekanat der Phil.-hist. Fakultät der Universität Bern
Berne 9 3000
Application Deadline: 20-Dec-2004
Prof. Dr. Richard Watts
Phone: 0041 31 631 82 45
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