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LINGUIST List 23.4412

Mon Oct 22 2012

Jobs: English; Socioling; Historical Ling: Asst Prof/Full Prof, U of Lausanne

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <brunettlinguistlist.org>

Date: 22-Oct-2012
From: Eva Suarato <Eva.Suaratounil.ch>
Subject: English; Sociolinguistics; Historical Linguistics: Assistant Professor/Full Professor, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
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University or Organization: University of Lausanne
Department: English Department, Faculty of Letters
Job Location: Lausanne, Switzerland
Web Address: http://www.unil.ch/angl
Job Rank: Assistant Professor/Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Faculty of letters of Lausanne invites applications for the following
position in the English department:

100% Full Professor in English Linguistics (or Assistant Professor
Tenure Track)
100% Professeur-e ordinaire en linguistique anglaise (ou Professeur-e
assistant-e en pré-titularisation conditionnelle au rang de Professeur-e

The appointee will be able to cover the field of English linguistics, with
a specialisation preferably in sociolinguistics and/or historical
linguistics. He/She will have experience in advanced academic-level English
teaching and an outstanding international publication record in English
linguistics (in the case of an Assistant Professor Tenure Track
appointment, an excellent publication record with strong indication of a
developing international profile). Teaching in the English department is in
English, but the appointee will be expected to have a working knowledge of

Required Qualification:
PhD (or a corresponding title) in the field of English linguistics.

Job Description:
The appointee will be expected to teach 6 hours per week (4 hours for
Assistant Professor) at all levels within the Bachelor and Master
programmes. He/She will be expected to take part in postgraduate teaching
and to supervise MA and doctoral dissertations. The appointee will be
expected to pursue his/her own research and publish at an international
level. He/She will be required to take on some of the administrative tasks
of the department and of the Faculty.

For more information about the specificities of the application, please
refer to the ad posted on JobUnil at the application URL below.

Starting date: 1 August 2013

Application Deadline: 08-Dec-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Eva Suarato
University of Lausanne
English Department
Lausanne CH-1015
Web Address for Applications: https://applicationsw.unil.ch/adminpub/?MIval=PoIntHome&TypelC=810&PoId=2729
Contact Information:
Eva Suarato
Email: Eva.Suaratounil.ch

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