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Fri Jul 08 2011

Jobs: Pragmatics: Professor, Europa-Universität Viadrina

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        1.     Konstanze Jungbluth , Pragmatics: Professor, Europa-Universität Viadrina, Germany

Message 1: Pragmatics: Professor, Europa-Universität Viadrina, Germany
Date: 07-Jul-2011
From: Konstanze Jungbluth <kuwieuropa-uni.de>
Subject: Pragmatics: Professor, Europa-Universität Viadrina, Germany
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University or Organization: Europa-Universität Viadrina
Department: Fakultät für Kulturwissenschaften
Job Location: Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
Web Address: http://www.europa-uni.de/de/index.html
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: Pragmatics


The European University Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder, Department for Social and
Cultural Sciences announces a
W3 - Professorship for Pragmatics and Multimodal Communication

The department for Social and Cultural Sciences seeks applicants for an
appointment as W3 professor for Pragmatics and Multimodal Communication.
The applicant is expected to represent this domain in research and
education with a broad scope and an openness and experience in
interdisciplinary collaborations. More particularly, the department is
looking for scholars with expertise in:
- Cognitive Linguistics
- Applied Metaphor Research
- Interactional Linguistics
- Gesture Studies

Interfaces to Cognitive Sciences and Media Studies are welcomed. The
Viadrina is recognized for its international visibility and expects
scholars to bring in expertise in international, intercultural, and
interdisciplinary research and education. In terms of education,
administration, and research the job will include the following activities:
- Teaching and administration within the BA Program in Social and Cultural
Sciences and the MA Programs in Intercultural Communication Studies and
Socio-Cultural Studies
- Developing new international BA, MA, PhD programs
- Fund raising for research grants and PhD programs, developing
interdisciplinary and international research projects
- Building up networks with scholars in Central and Eastern Europe

The chair is a permanent position. In accordance with § 41 paragraph 1
BbgHG, in cases where the chair is the first awarded to the applicant,
professors will be appointed for a limited employment for the duration of
two years. Each case will be assessed individually.

The general requirements are governed by § 39 BbgHG. The foundation
'European University Viadrina' aims to increase the proportion of women in
research and teaching and strongly urges suitably qualified women to apply.
Applicants with disabilities are given preference if they are equally
eligible and qualified. Disabilities should be stated clearly in the

Please send your completed application with the reference number 1300-11-02
not later than 08-08-2011 to the application address below.


Application Deadline: 08-Aug-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Stiftung Europa Universität Viadrina (Oder)
Dekanin der Kulturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät
Frau Prof. Dr. Konstanze Jungbluth
Postfach 1786
D-15207 Frankfurt, (Oder)
Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Konstanze Jungbluth
Email: kuwieuropa-uni.de

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