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Job Announcement: Universität Konstanz

Germanic; General Linguistics; Syntax: Assistant Professor, Universität Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany


Employer: Universität Konstanz
Department of Linguistics
http://ling.uni-konstanz.de/
Job Location: Konstanz, Germany
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Syntax
Language Specialty: None
Germanic
LL Issue: 23.4064
Date Submitted: 01-Oct-2012
Job Description: The Department of Linguistics at the University of Konstanz invites
applications for the position of a akademischer Mitarbeiter (equiv.
assistant professor), E13, in General and Germanic Linguistics to be filled
by April 1, 2013. The position is temporally limited and cannot be extended
beyond March 31, 2016.

The successful candidate must have a broad linguistic background and
excellent knowledge of current linguistic theory, preferably in the domain
of generative syntax, as well as demonstrable expertise in experimental
research on language. He/she should be able to run a psycholinguistics lab
for the study of syntactic processing with on-line methodologies
(self-paced reading; eye-tracking) including statistical analysis. The
focus is on theoretical linguistic research with a solid empirical basis.

Teaching (2 seminars, i.e. 4hrs, per week) and examination duties include
the programs in General and Germanic Linguistics.

We are looking for candidates with a qualified PhD or doctoral dissertation
whose expertise is demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed journals,
edited books or monographs, and papers in competitive conferences.

Cooperation with existing and planned research at the chair of General and
Germanic Linguistics is expected. Information about the working environment
can be obtained from
http://ling.uni-konstanz.de/pages/home/bayer/index.html and from
http://ling.uni-konstanz.de/pages/linglab/labor%28english%29.html

The University of Konstanz is an equal opportunity employer and aims to
increase the number of women in research and teaching. The University of
Konstanz encourages disabled persons to apply; they will be given
preference if appropriately qualified. The University of Konstanz has been
certified by the Hertie Foundation to be a family-friendly institution. The
University is committed to further the compatibility of work and family life.

The University of Konstanz supports a 'Dual Career Program'. Information
can be obtained from: www.uni-konstanz.de/dcc

Applications including a CV, a list of publications, a record of teaching
experience, photocopies of academic degree certificates as well as 2
letters of recommendation should be sent to the mailing address below.

Application Deadline: 1 February 2013
Application Deadline: 01-Feb-2013
Application Address: Prof. Dr. Josef  Bayer
Universität Konstanz
Department of Linguistics
Box 191
Konstanz    78457
Germany 
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Contact Information: professor Josef  Bayer
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Phone: 0049-7531-88-4750