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LINGUIST List 23.2051

Thu Apr 26 2012

Jobs: English; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, Griffith U

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Date: 25-Apr-2012
From: Phillipa Bowe <phillipa.bowegriffith.edu.au>
Subject: English; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, Griffith University, Nathan, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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University or Organization: Griffith University
Department: School of Languages and Linguistics
Job Location: Nathan, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Web Address: http://www.griffith.edu.au/humanities-languages/school-languages-linguistics
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Research Assistant
Reference: 494356
Element: School of Languages and Linguistics
Work type: Fixed term (3 years)

Overview:
Academic staff in the School of Languages and Linguistics have
been awarded a three-year Australian Research Council (ARC)
Discovery Project Grant, 'Australians and Americans Talking: Culture,
Interaction and Communication Style'. The focus of the project is on
analysing real-life interactions between Australians and Americans,
as well as large-scale corpus data.

This is a fixed term (3 years), part time (60%) position based at the
Nathan campus, Queensland, Australia.

The role:
This position will provide research support to a professional team of
academic staff undertaking a three-year ARC Discovery Project,
including conducting data collection, assisting with corpus analysis,
providing editorial assistance, conducting literature searches, and
assisting with project organisation.

The person:
The successful candidate will have a background in linguistics or a
related discipline, experience in linguistic data collection, good
communication and organisational skills, and the capacity to learn
new information technology skills.

Salary range:
Research Assistant Grade 2: AUD $58,738 - $61,914 (pro rata) per
annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation
contribution: $68,724 - $72,440 (pro rata) per annum.

Research Assistant Grade 1: AUD $52,387 - $55,565 (pro rata) per
annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation
contribution: $61,294 - $65,012 (pro rata) per annum.

Further information:
Obtain the position description and application requirements by
going to the application URL below.

For position queries, contact:
Professor Cliff Goddard
Head of the School of Linguistics and Languages
phone: +61 (0) 7 3735 3807
email: c.goddardgriffith.edu.au

or

Dr. Michael Haugh
Senior Lecturer
School of Linguistics and Languages
phone: +61 (0) 7 3735 5150
email: m.haughgriffith.edu.au

All applications must be submitted online.


Application Deadline: 16-May-2012

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.griffith.edu.au/jobDetails.asp?sJobIDs=494356&lWorkTypeID=&lLocationID=&lCategoryID=&stp=AW&sLanguage=en
Contact Information:
Ms Phillipa Bowe
Email: phillipa.bowegriffith.edu.au
Phone: +61 0 7 3735 6617
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