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Job Announcement: University of Southampton

English; Applied Linguistics; TESOL: Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom

Employer: University of Southampton
Modern Languages
Job Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Rank: Senior Lecturer
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Specialty: English
LL Issue: 24.3586
Date Submitted: 13-Sep-2013
Job Description: University of Southampton
Location: Avenue Campus
Salary: £45,941 to £57,743 Pro rata per annum
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: Wednesday 09 October 2013
Reference: 292213F4

The University of Southampton, one of the UK's leading research-intensive universities and a member of the Russell Group, invites applications for the position of Senior Lecturer/Reader in English Language Education /TESOL from candidates with an excellent national and international track record of teaching, research and publication.

We are particularly interested in individuals with established research/ teaching expertise in one or more of: language pedagogy, online education/ technology in language teaching, language teacher education, curriculum design, English for specific purposes, or other areas related to English Language teaching, to complement and strengthen the existing teaching and research expertise of staff in Modern Languages/Linguistics in the Faculty of Humanities. An interest in Global Englishes/ English as a Lingua Franca is also desirable. The successful candidate will have an established reputation for research, evidenced through a strong publications record and proven ability to attract research funding. He/she will be expected to develop a programme of research and impact activities of the highest quality, suitable for submission to future national evaluations of research excellence.

The post is intended to provide leadership for our provision in English language education/TESOL. The appointee will have substantial experience of teaching and supervision at postgraduate level. He/she will supervise research students in ELT/TESOL, teach research-led postgraduate and undergraduate modules in English language education, and contribute to team-taught modules, including online modules. He/she will also contribute to the efficient management and administration of Modern Languages and the Faculty of Humanities, and to the development of the Faculty internationalisation strategy, through collaboration with the university’s international HE partners.

Further inquiries about this post should be addressed to the Head of Modern Languages Professor Michael Kelly at the contact email address below.

Application Procedure:
You should submit your completed online application form by the above closing date at the application URL below. If you need any assistance, please call Maxine Parker on +44 (0) 23 8059 3784. Please quote reference 292213F4 in all correspondence.
Application Deadline: 09-Oct-2013
Application URL:
Contact Information: Prof. Michael  Kelly
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