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LINGUIST List 23.2062

Fri Apr 27 2012

Jobs: English; TEFL: Assistant Professor, Radboud University Nijmegen

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Date: 26-Apr-2012
From: Mathilde Roza <M.Rozalet.ru.nl>
Subject: English; TEFL: Assistant Professor, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands
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University or Organization: Radboud University Nijmegen
Department: Depts. of English and Business Communication
Job Location: Nijmegen, Netherlands
Web Address: http://www.ru.nl/facultyofarts/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; TEFL

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Assistant Professor American English Language Skills and Intercultural

Vacancy Number: 23.41.12

Job description:
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in American Studies, Business
Communication, Communication Studies, Linguistics or English Language.
The successful applicant should be a native speaker of American English, or
have near-native command of American English, and have university
teaching experience at various levels. The applicant will have an active
research program, and will be expected to teach Bachelor (BA) courses in
American English language skills, and BA and Master (MA) courses on
intercultural communication focusing on Europe and North America.
Applicants will also be expected to contribute to administrative tasks at
departmental and faculty level.

The successful candidate will teach and develop teaching activities in
American English language skills at BA level, and in intercultural (business)
communication between Europe and North America. He or she will assist in
supervising Bachelor's and Master's theses, and in co-supervising PhD
candidates. The candidate will conduct independent research in the areas
mentioned in the research Institute Centre for Language Studies (CLS),
resulting in contributions to leading international publications. The candidate
will also be expected to help raise funds for research projects.

- PhD degree in American Studies, Business Communication,
Communication Studies, Linguistics or English Language.
- Experience in research and excellent research skills, evidenced by
publications in books and/or international professional journals;
- Excellent teaching skills at undergraduate and graduate level, including BA
and MA thesis supervision;
- Team spirit and capable of functioning at all levels of more than one study
- Organisational experience and skills;
- Thorough (near-) native knowledge of American English.

Further Information:
Further information about this vacancy can be obtained from
Dr. Mathilde Roza at the contact information below.
Further information on CLS: http://www.ru.nl/cls/

The contract will be on a temporary basis until January 2016. The gross
monthly salary will range from € 3,195 (scale 11) - € 4,970 (scale 12), based
on a full-time appointment (38 hours a week), depending on qualifications and

Job application:
Applications should include a curriculum vitae and should be sent before 14
May 2012 to the application email address below.

Please submit your application stating vacancy number 23.41.12 in the
subject field, for the attention of Mr. L. Van Mosseveld, HRM officer. It is
Radboud University Nijmegen's policy to only accept applications by e-mail.
The selection process will include a sample lecture.

Application Deadline: 14-May-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Mr. L. Van Mosseveld

Email Address for Applications: vacatureslet.ru.nl
Contact Information:
Dr. Mathilde Roza
Email: M.Rozalet.ru.nl
Phone: +31 24 3612903
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