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LINGUIST List 19.2967

Wed Oct 01 2008

Jobs: Spanish & General Linguistics: Full Prof, University of Groningen

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        1.     R.J. Landeweerd, Spanish & General Linguistics: Full Prof, University of Groningen, Netherlands

Message 1: Spanish & General Linguistics: Full Prof, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Date: 01-Oct-2008
From: R.J. Landeweerd <r.j.landeweerdrug.nl>
Subject: Spanish & General Linguistics: Full Prof, University of Groningen, Netherlands
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University or Organization: University of Groningen, Faculty of Arts
Job Location: Groningen, Netherlands
Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Romance Linguistics

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


Professor of Romance Linguistics

The Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen is seeking a professor
of Romance Linguistics, in particular Spanish linguistics (1,0 fte). The
professor will be responsible for teaching and research in his/her field of
expertise. We are most interested in candidates working in the field of
Romance linguistics in the broadest sense, and require that candidates be
specialists in Spanish linguistics. The professor must be an
internationally recognized expert in at least one of the subfields of

The position involves:
- co-ordinating and teaching courses in the Bachelor's and Master's degree
programmes in Romance languages and cultures and the research Master
- co-ordinating and conducting research in the field of Romance linguistics
- raising external funds for research
- supervising PhD students
- performing administrative tasks within and outside the university
- further cultivating and developing national and international contacts to
benefit teaching and research

We are seeking candidates who want to lead a small, enthusiastic team of
linguists in the department of Romance languages and cultures.
We assume that interested parties
- have a PhD in the field of Romance linguistics
- are experienced lecturers and active researchers, especially in the field
of Romance (and/or Spanish) linguistics
- have good administrative and organizational skills
- have been successful at raising external funds for research
- have experience in supervising PhD students
- are able to promote interest in the field
- are prepared to move to the Groningen area
- have a good command of the Dutch language or are prepared to learn Dutch
within a short while

The University of Groningen offers:
An appointment as full professor 2 as of 1 september 2009, or earlier. The
salary will be € 4.803,- (minimum)/ € 6.995,- (maximum) gross per month for
fulltime employment (CAO for Dutch universities), dependent on
qualifications and work experience.

You can request an information package from the secretary of the Faculty of
Arts, Mrs. G. Peters-Beuke, tel. +31 (0)50 363 5900.
Additional information about the vacancy can be obtained from the dean of
the faculty, Prof. G.J. de Haan.

If you would like to draw our attention to suitably qualified candidates,
please write to the director of the Department of Personnel and
Organization within two weeks.

You can apply for this job before the deadline by sending your application,
including your curriculum vitae and track record, to the address provided

Please mention the vacancy number: 208256

Application Deadline: 24-Oct-2008
Mailing Address for Applications:
Personnel & Organization Dept.
University of Groningen
P.O. Box 72
Groningen 9700 AB
Email Address for Applications: vmprug.nl
Contact Information:
Prof. De Haan
Email: g.j.de.haanrug.nl
Phone: 050-3635900

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