LINGUIST List 16.1121

Fri Apr 08 2005

Jobs: English/ L2 Acquisition: Researcher,U of Paderborn

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        1.    Prof. Manfred Pienemann, English & Second Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Paderborn, Germany

Message 1: English & Second Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Paderborn, Germany

Date: 08-Apr-2005
From: Prof. Manfred Pienemann <>
Subject: English & Second Language Acquisition: Researcher, University of Paderborn, Germany

University or Organization: University of Paderborn
Department: English Department
Job Rank: Researcher
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Morphology;
Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Syntax
Required Language: English (ENG)


The Department of English at Paderborn University, Germany, has an opening
for a Research Associate (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter BAT IIa) with
specialization in English Applied Linguistics starting 1st August 2005.

This is a fractional position (50%). Appointments will be made for a period
of three years in the first instance and may be extended for a further
three years. This position is suitable for candidates wishing to pursue a
PhD in Applied Linguistics/ Language Acquisition Research.

One course per semester (2hrs/ week), research duties in a project on
Language Acquisition Research.

The successful candidates must be have an excellent command of English and
a four-year degree in linguistics or a related field.

Candidates are requested to submit a CV and other relevant documents, and
arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to the address below.

It is recommended that application materials be sent, if possible, as an
attachment to an e-mail.

Please refer to the Paderborn University URL site for information relating
to the university.

Address for Applications:

Prof. Dr. Manfred Pienemann
Department of English, Room H2.341
Universit├Ąt Paderborn
Warburger Str. 100
D-33098 Paderborn

Application Deadline: 30-Jun-2005

Contact Information

Phone: ++49 5251 603917

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