LINGUIST List 16.505

Sat Feb 19 2005

Jobs: Comp Ling/Semantics: Researcher, U of Cambridge

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        1.    Susan Rolfe, Computational Linguistics/Semantics: Researcher, University of Cambridge, UK


Message 1: Computational Linguistics/Semantics: Researcher, University of Cambridge, UK

Date: 18-Feb-2005
From: Susan Rolfe <sjr13cam.ac.uk>
Subject: Computational Linguistics/Semantics: Researcher, University of Cambridge, UK


University or Organization: University of Cambridge
Department: Research Centre for English & Applied Linguistics
Job Rank: Researcher
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Pragmatics; Semantics


Description:

Applications are invited for the full-time post of Research Associate/Senior
Research Associate to undertake research in Computational Linguistics or in
Semantics/Pragmatics. Applicants should hold a doctorate in a relevant research
area and have either a good record of published research (senior applicants) or
show evidence of a significant research programme (junior applicants). Duties
will include: the pursuit of research, the development of a research programme
at RCEAL in his/her area, and teaching up to 36 hours at the MPhil and PhD level
during the academic year.

The pensionable scale of stipend for a Research Associate is £19,460.00 to
£29,127.000 per annum and for a Senior Research Associate is £24,820.00 to
£35,883.00. The appointment will be for three years. Continuation beyond that
will depend on the availability of funds and on the candidate's ability to
develop or contribute to a research programme that attracts external funding.

The preferred starting date is 1 October 2005.

Further particulars and an application form may be obtained from our website or
from the Administrator at the address provided above.

The University of Cambridge follows an equal opportunity policy.


Address for Applications

Administrator
Research Centre for English & Applied Linguistics
English Faculty Building
Cambridge CB3 9DP
United Kingdom

Application Deadline: 14-Mar-2005

Contact Information:

Mrs Susan Rolfe
Email: sjr13cam.ac.uk
Phone: +44 1223 767392
Fax: +44 1223 767398
Website: http://www.rceal.cam.ac.uk/

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