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LINGUIST List 21.4645

Fri Nov 19 2010

Jobs: English; Semantics; Pragmatics: Full Prof, U of Duisburg-Essen

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        1.     Claudia Claridge , English; Semantics; Pragmatics; Variational Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Message 1: English; Semantics; Pragmatics; Variational Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Date: 19-Nov-2010
From: Claudia Claridge <claudia.claridgeuni-due.de>
Subject: English; Semantics; Pragmatics; Variational Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
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University or Organization: University of Duisburg-Essen
Department: Department of Anglophone Studies
Job Location: Essen, Germany
Web Address: http://www.uni-due.de
Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Pragmatics; Semantics; Variational Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


At the Institute for Anglophone Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University
of Duisburg-Essen, Campus Essen, the following position is to be filled:

Full professorship for English linguistics (W2 salary scale)

The successful applicant should focus in teaching and research on the
German state exam programs (teacher training) as well as on bachelor and
master programs.

In the Department of Anglophone Studies teaching and research is centred
around language variation and use in diverse cultural contexts throughout
the English-speaking world. The applicants should be qualified in English
linguistics, especially the core linguistic areas, in both research and
teaching. It is expected of applicants that they have a data-driven
approach and are acquainted with modern methods of data collection and
analysis. Applicants should have a research focus in semantics, pragmatics
or in variational linguistics. Experience in the area of studies program
design and in administration on a department level is advantageous.
Peer-reviewed publications are expected as is experience in externally
funded research projects. Working knowledge of German is essential.

Applicants must comply with ยง46 HG/NRW (German university law).

The University of Duisburg-Essen, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a
strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from
candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

Applications with the usual documents (CV, list of scientific publications,
information concerning academic and professional career, copies of relevant
certificates, description of academic profile and directions for future
research, information about teaching and academic administration as well as
external funding) are to be sent to the address below.

Information about the faculty and the department can be found in the
following documents: http://www.uni-due.de/geisteswissenschaften/ and

Application Deadline: 16-Dec-2010
Dean of Faculty of Humanities
University of Duisburg-Essen
Campus Essen
45151 Essen
Contact Information:
Prof. Claudia Claridge
Email: claudia.claridgeuni-due.de
Phone: 492011833439
Fax: 492011834224
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