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LINGUIST List 20.3860

Wed Nov 11 2009

Jobs: Spanish & Discourse Analysis: Asst Prof, VU University Amsterdam

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        1.    Wilbert Spooren, Spanish & Linguistic Analysis of Discourse Phenomena: Asst Prof, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands

Message 1: Spanish & Linguistic Analysis of Discourse Phenomena: Asst Prof, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Date: 11-Nov-2009
From: Wilbert Spooren <w.spoorenlet.vu.nl>
Subject: Spanish & Linguistic Analysis of Discourse Phenomena: Asst Prof, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
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University or Organization: VU University Amsterdam
Department: Language & Communication
Job Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Web Address: http://www.let.vu.nl
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; Linguistic analysis of discourse phenomena

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


The Department of Language and Communication of the Faculty of Arts brings
linguists from various language backgrounds together in one department and
is responsible for a range of BA and MA degrees in the Faculty. The Spanish
language section contributes Spanish linguistics and Spanish language
skills courses to various BA degrees. The faculty has a so-called
double-major system, where students combine two major programmes. The
Spanish major programme is an option for students of English, Communication
& Information Sciences, Linguistics, and Dutch.

Job description
Teaching: You will teach at all levels within the BA programmes to which
the Spanish language section contributes
Research: You will carry out linguistic research on discourse-oriented
phenomena in the Spanish language. Your research will be part of the
Language, Cognition and Communication (LCC) research group, which
participates in the interfaculty research institute CAMeRA (www.camera.vu.nl).
Management: You will contribute to the restructuring of the Spanish major

- You have a PhD in Spanish Linguistics or a related discipline;
- You have relevant teaching experience in Higher Education;
- You have experience of integrating ICT in teaching;
- You have excellent communicative and organizational skills.
- You are qualified as a teacher (BKO) or prepared to get a BKO (Basis
Kwalificatie Onderwijs)

Appointment details
- This is a 60% position, available not later than 1 Feburary 2010;
- The appointment will be for a period of two years, after which
continuation of this position will evaluated;
- General conditions of employment can be found at www.vu.nl/vacatures;
- Non-native speakers of Dutch will be expected to have developed a
relevant command of the Dutch language within a period of two years.

The maximum gross monthly salary will be € 4.374,- on the basis of a
fulltime position (salary scale 11).

Please write the vacancy number in your application and on the outside of
the envelope (top left corner) or in the subject line of your email

Vacancy number: 1.2009.00323

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Dr. Gerard Nijsten
Faculteit der Letteren (Faculty of Arts)
De Boelelaan 1105
Amsterdam NL-1081 HV
Email Address for Applications: vacaturelet.vu.nl
Contact Information:
Dr. Maurice Vliegen
Email: m.vliegenlet.vu.nl
Phone: 0031205986452

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