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LINGUIST List 22.1421

Sat Mar 26 2011

Jobs: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Leipzig University

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        1.     Gereon Mueller , Phonology: Assistant Professor, Leipzig University, Germany

Message 1: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Leipzig University, Germany
Date: 25-Mar-2011
From: Gereon Mueller <gereon.muelleruni-leipzig.de>
Subject: Phonology: Assistant Professor, Leipzig University, Germany
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University or Organization: Leipzig University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Leipzig, Germany
Web Address: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~asw/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Phonology


The Linguistics Department of Leipzig University is seeking to fill the
position of

Assistant Professor (W1 Juniorprofessur) in Phonology

to begin on October 1, 2011.

The holder of this position will conduct both teaching and research in the
subject area. Applicants are expected to have an excellent scientific
record in the area of phonological theory and to have an internationally
visible research profile, with a particular specialization in the interface
between phonology and morphology and/or between phonology and syntax. A
demonstrable interest in a variety of languages, especially non-Indo
European, is desirable. The professorship will involve teaching duties at
both graduate (MA) and undergraduate (BA) levels.

The professorship is not a tenure-track position. The post is initially for
three years, with the possibility of a further three-year extension.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent by the starting date.

Knowledge of German is desirable but not necessary in the first instance,
though it is expected that the successful candidate will be willing to
learn the language to a sufficient degree to be able to teach the
Introduction to Phonology course in German within one or two years of

Applications should include the usual supporting documents (CV, list of
publications, list of presentations, copy of Ph.D./Dr.phil certificate.)

Application Deadline: 28-Apr-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Loerscher
Dekan der Philologischen Fakultaet
Universitaet Leipzig
Beethovenstr. 15
Leipzig D-04229
Contact Information:
Gereon Mueller
Email: gereon.muelleruni-leipzig.de
Phone: 49-341-9737611
Fax: 49-341-97-37609
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