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LINGUIST List 18.340

Wed Jan 31 2007

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Wales

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        1.    Lindsey Graham, Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom


Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
Date: 30-Jan-2007
From: Lindsey Graham <pos004bangor.ac.uk>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Lecturer, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom


University or Organization: University of Wales, Bangor
Department: School of Linguistics and English Language
Web Address: http://www.bangor.ac.uk
Job Rank: Lecturer
Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics; Typology

Description:

Temporary Lecturer in Sociolinguistics

Lecturer Grade A: £25,333 - £29,055 p.a.

This is a 6 months full time post available from 1st February 2007 teaching
two modules (20 hours lectures per module).

The main responsibility will be to teach one third-year and postgraduate
module in SOCIOLINGUISTICS and one first-year module entitled "Language and
the World" which is an introduction to aspects of sociolinguistics and
language typology. The person appointed will also be required to
contribute to the teaching of our Research Methods module (2nd year) and
also to a first-year module entitled "Issues in English Language Study".
Formal contact hours (lecturing) should not exceed 45 hours over ten weeks,
plus graduate tutorials for sociolinguistics, help with supervision of
undergraduate dissertations and normal examining, marking and
administrative duties.

This vacancy arises from the award to University of Wales, Bangor of the
Centre for Bilingualism (funded by the ESRC) and the consequent appointment
of Professor Margaret Deuchar from this School as its director from 1st
January.

A full-time, permanent position in sociolinguistics will be advertised in
due course.

Candidates should have a PhD in a relevant field or be nearing completion
and have experience of teaching in Higher Education.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting Professor Jenny Thomas,
e-mail: els01abangor.ac.uk

Application forms and further particulars should be obtained by contacting
Human Resources, University of Wales, Bangor; tel: (01248) 382926/388132;
e-mail: personnelbangor.ac.uk; web: http://www.bangor.ac.uk

Please quote reference number 07-6/128 when applying.

Committed To Equal Opportunities.

Address for Applications:
Human Resources
University of Wales, Bangor
College Road
Bangor LL57 2DG
United Kingdom

Application Deadline: 07-Feb-2007

Contact Information:
Professor Jenny Thomas
Email: els01abangor.ac.uk

Apply on-line at: http://www.bangor.ac.uk
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