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LINGUIST List 17.198

Sat Jan 21 2006

Jobs: Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, U of Cambridge

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        1.    David Willis, Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Message 1: Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Date: 20-Jan-2006
From: David Willis <dwew2cam.ac.uk>
Subject: Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

University or Organization: University of Cambridge
Department: Linguistics
Job Rank: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Syntax, Language Acquisition


The Department of Linguistics, University of Cambridge is
looking for a Research Associate to join a team working on an
AHRC-funded project to describe and account for the historical
development of negation in the languages of Europe (see
Applicants must have a PhD in a relevant area of linguistics.
Expertise in the historical syntax of at least one European
language or language group and in syntactic theory are also
essential. Knowledge of principles of syntactic change, child
language acquisition and language contact are desirable.
Preference may be given to candidates with expertise in
Romance historical linguistics. The post will begin on 1 March
2006 or as soon as possible thereafter and last for 3 years, 7

Informal inquiries should be addressed to Dr David Willis, email:
dwew2cam.ac.uk. Applications including letter of application,
CV, completed PD18 form (available from
http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/personnel/forms/pd18/), and
contact details of two academic referees should be sent to Dr
David Willis, Department of Linguistics, Sidgwick Avenue,
Cambridge, CB3 9DA. Closing date: 17 February 2006. Salary
scale: £20,044 - 30,002.

Address for Applications:

Dr David Willis
Department of Linguistics
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge CB3 9DA
United Kingdom

Application Deadline: 17-Feb-2006

Contact Information:

Dr David Willis
Email: dwew2cam.ac.uk
Phone: +44 1223 335652
Website: http://www.mml.cam.ac.uk/ling/

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