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LINGUIST List 23.1303

Wed Mar 14 2012

Jobs: Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, Nanyang Technological University

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Date: 14-Mar-2012
From: Francesco Cavallaro <Cfcavallarontu.edu.sg>
Subject: Sociolinguistics: Post Doc, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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University or Organization: Nanyang Technological University
Department: Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
Job Location: , Singapore
Web Address: http://www.hss.ntu.edu.sg
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics


Description:

A postdoctoral position is available for a researcher to participate in ongoing
projects on bilingualism, multilingualism and language contact in Singapore. The
ongoing projects include studies on Language Variation, Language and Identity,
Language and the Elderly, Language Maintenance and Shift. These projects are
based in Singapore and its geographical region. The successful applicant is
expected to work on one or more of the projects listed above.

This is a unique opportunity for a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to
tap into the School of Humanities and Social Sciences's multidisciplinary
research strengths, to work in a multilingual and multicultural environment and to
be part of a dynamic research team.

Candidates will need a PhD in linguistics, preferably with a specialization in
sociolinguistics, and previous experience of undertaking research based on
linguistic and survey data. Preference will be given to candidates with the ability
to manage large data sets and able carry out quantitative data analysis.

More details about the department can be found at:

http://linguistics.hss.ntu.edu.sg/Pages/default.aspx

Application Deadline: 02-Apr-2012

Email Address for Applications: AD-HASS-RESEARCHntu.edu.sg
Web Address for Applications: http://www.hss.ntu.edu.sg/AboutHSS/Pages/Research.aspx
Contact Information:
Dr Francesco Cavallaro
Email: Cfcavallarontu.edu.sg

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