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LINGUIST List 24.1611

Tue Apr 09 2013

Jobs: General Ling; Phonetics; Phonology: Post Doc, The University of Hong Kong, HKG, Hong Kong

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <caylenlinguistlist.org>

Date: 09-Apr-2013
From: Umberto Ansaldo <ansaldohku.hk>
Subject: General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Post Doc, The University of Hong Kong, HKG, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The University of Hong Kong
Job Location: HKG, Hong Kong
Web Address: http://jobs.hku.hk/
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology


Description:

Post-doctoral Fellow in Articulatory Phonetics & Phonology in the School of
Humanities, Linguistics (Ref.: 201300106)

Founded in 1911, The University of Hong Kong is committed to the highest
international standards of excellence in teaching and research, and has been
at the international forefront of academic scholarship for many years. The
University has a comprehensive range of study programmes and research
disciplines spread across 10 faculties and about 100 sub-divisions of studies
and learning. There are over 23,400 undergraduate and postgraduate students
coming from 50 countries, and more than 1,800 members of academic and
academic-related staff, many of whom are internationally renowned.

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School
of Humanities (Linguistics), from August 2013 for a period of three years.

The post falls within the strategic area of establishing an acoustic and
articulatory research facility at HKU and developing software tools for
collecting and analyzing articulatory data. The appointee will contribute to
the department's research programme in understanding how sound works in human
language both through software development and through articulatory research
that makes use of those tools, supervised by Professor Diana Archangeli.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The ideal applicant should have a Ph.D. degree in Linguistics or a related
field with expertise in phonetics/phonology as well as programming expertise
(e.g. python, C++).
Information about the School can be obtained at the department's website.
Enquiries about the post should be sent to the application e-mail below, and
should be addressed to Dr. Umberto Ansaldo, School of Humanities.

Applicants should send a completed application form and an up-to-date C.V. to
the contact email. Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained through the
application website. Further particulars can be obtained at the department
URL. Closes May 21, 2013.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only
shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.

The University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a
No-Smoking Policy.



Application Deadline: 21-May-2013

Email Address for Applications: phonpdfhku.hk
Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.hku.hk/jd.php?id=201300106
Contact Information:
Dr. Umberto Ansaldo
Email: ansaldohku.hk
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