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LINGUIST List 20.511

Tue Feb 17 2009

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, University of Oxford

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        1.    Hayley Morris, Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Message 1: Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Date: 17-Feb-2009
From: Hayley Morris <hayley.morrisell.ox.ac.uk>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Oxford
Department: Faculty of English
Job Location: Oxforshire, United Kingdom
Web Address: http://www.english.ox.ac.uk
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics


Description:

Salary: £28,839 - £31,513 (As of 1 October 2008; a higher salary may be
available in exceptional cases)

A two-year research and teaching appointment in Sociolinguistics from
October 2009 for an outstanding academic at an early stage of his or her
career.

These fellowships are funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part of
a wider Oxford University initiative which is designed: to provide an
intensive and supported career development opportunity for outstanding
academics at an early stage of their career; and to promote equality of
opportunity by helping to create a more diverse pool of potential
candidates for future academic posts at Oxford.

Applicants must have obtained his or her doctorate by 1 October 2009, and
should not normally have completed it earlier than 1 October 2005. The post
is open to applicants working in any area of sociolinguistics, but we would
particularly welcome applications from those with interests in language
contact, creole linguistics or the varieties of English used in
postcolonial settings.

This post is a joint appointment between the Faculty of English and the
Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics. A college association will
be arranged for this post, and it is envisaged that the postholder will be
based in the college, but will undertake teaching for both Faculties and
for the College.

For further details, information about how to apply and an application
form, please visit:

http://www.english.ox.ac.uk/news-and-events/current-vacancies.html

Application Deadline: 06-Mar-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
English Faculty Office
St Cross Building
Manor Road
Oxford, Oxforshire OX1 3UL
United Kingdom
Email Address for Applications: english.officeell.ox.ac.uk
Contact Information:
Ms Hayley Morris
Email: hayley.morrisell.ox.ac.uk

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