LINGUIST List 8.507

Sat Apr 12 1997

Jobs: Syntax

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  1. Dick Hudson, Syntax job at UCL

Message 1: Syntax job at UCL

Date: Thu, 10 Apr 1997 12:15:22 +0100
From: Dick Hudson <>
Subject: Syntax job at UCL

University College London
Department of Phonetics & Linguistics
Lectureship in Linguistics

The Department of Phonetics and Linguistics invites
applications for a Lectureship in Linguistics. Candidates are
expected to have a doctorate in linguistics, and the
successful candidate will have a strong research record in
current syntactic theory. He or she will be expected to teach
both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in syntax, and to
supervise research in this area. Applications from candidates
with an ability to teach formal semantics will be particularly

The department is an outstanding centre of teaching and
research and an essential part of the successful candidate's
work will be to carry out and publish first class research. He
or she will also be expected to play a role in the
administrative and pastoral activities of the department.

The appointment will be from 1 September 1997 for five years
initially and will be made at the Lecturer level, most
probably at the Lecturer A grade. The current salary scales
are: Lecturer A =9C15,593 - =9C20,424 pa; Lecturer B =9C21,277 -
=9C27,196 pa, plus London allowance, currently =9C2,134 pa.
Membership of USS will be available.

Further particulars may be obtained from the Departmental
Secretary, Linguistics Section, Department of Phonetics &
Linguistics, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT (Telephone
0171 380 7172, Fax: 0171 383 4108). These particulars are also
available on our WWW site fttp://

Candidates should apply directly by letter supported by a full
curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, fax, telephone
numbers and, where possible, e-mail addresses of three
referees, to Professor NV Smith, Department of Phonetics &
Linguistics, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT.

Closing date for applications: Friday 9 May 1997.

Short-listed candidates will be expected to give a brief
presentation of some aspect of their recent research at the
time of attending for interview on Tuesday 10 June 1997.

Working towards Equal Opportunity

Richard (Dick) Hudson
Department of Phonetics and Linguistics,
University College London,
Gower Street,
London WC1E 6BT
work phone: +171 419 3152; work fax: +171 383 4108
 home page
 unpublished papers available by ftp
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