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LINGUIST List 18.3022

Tue Oct 16 2007

Jobs: Eng Ling & Eng Specific Academic Purposes, Lecturer, Lund U

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        1.    Marie Källkvist, English Linguistics, Specialising in English for Specific Academic Purposes: Lecturer, Lund University, Sweden

Message 1: English Linguistics, Specialising in English for Specific Academic Purposes: Lecturer, Lund University, Sweden
Date: 16-Oct-2007
From: Marie Källkvist <marie.kallkvistenglund.lu.se>
Subject: English Linguistics, Specialising in English for Specific Academic Purposes: Lecturer, Lund University, Sweden
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University or Organization: Lund University
Department: Centre for Languages and Literature
Web Address: http://www.sol.lu.se

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; English for Specific Academic Purposes


Lund University invites applications for the permanent position of
University Lecturer in English Linguistics, specializing in the field of
English for Specific Academic Purposes at the Center for Languages and

Vacancy Reference Number: 3632
The appointment is tenable from 1st September 2008
The person appointed will, in the first instance, be required to teach and
examine students taking courses in English for Specific Academic Purposes
at the Center for Languages and Literature, and at the School of Economics
and Management at Lund University. Similar courses may also be provided for
other units within the University, as well as for clients outside the

The holder of the post is expected to be sufficiently qualified and skilled
to be able to develop online courses in English for Specific Academic
Purposes, such as the courses provided for students intending to graduate
in Economics and Business Administration, and in Engineering. Experience of
online education is desirable and in making its selection for the
appointment, the University will pay particular attention to a proven
ability to develop and execute tests in English for specific purposes, this
being one of the duties attached to the post.

The post of Lecturer is in the field of English Linguistics. It is
considered desirable that the person appointed has English as his/her
native language, alternatively that he/she is able to express him/herself
fluently in excellent English, as a large part of the teaching will be in
language proficiency. The person appointed may also be required to teach
general English on undergraduate courses. The position may also involve the
teaching of evening classes and lecturing at other locations than at Lund

To be qualified for the post of lecturer, the candidate shall have been
awarded a degree from an institution of higher education, or the equivalent
qualification, have completed a course in teacher training for higher
education of at least five weeks' duration and be able to demonstrate
pedagogical skills. The appointment will be based on the proven degree of
scholarly, pedagogical, administrative and other skills that are of
relevance to the post. In addition, consideration will be taken of the
appointee's abilities to lead, implement and evaluate the courses offered
and competence in community outreach involving the provision of information
about higher education courses, research and development.

In choosing the appropriate candidate, the University will pay particular
attention to pedagogical skills and merits.

The university has a policy of individually negotiated salaries and
applicants may include their salary expectations in the application.

Applications should be in the format given in the directives for applicants
which can be obtained from Martina Holmgren, HT Faculty Office, telephone
+46 (0) 46 - 222 72 22 or downloaded from
Applications are to be made to the Vice-Chancellor, Lund University at the
address given below and shall have reached the Registrar by Wednesday 21
November 2007, at the latest. Please state the vacancy reference number in
your application.

Three copies of all documents (except publications) supporting the
application shall have reached the Registrar by the closing date. All
documents submitted are to be witnessed by two people with their
signatures, printed names and telephone numbers. Applications by email are
not accepted.

Application Deadline: 21-Nov-2007
Vice-Chancellor, Lund University
Box 117
Lund SE 221 00
Web Address for Applications: http://www.ht.lu.se/intranet/blanketter.php
Contact Information:
Dr. Marie Källkvist
Email: marie.kallkvistenglund.lu.se
Phone: +46 46 222 75 54

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