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Support Announcement:

Level: PhD
Duty: Research,Teaching
Linguistic Field: General Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Typology English Linguistics
Application Deadline: 27-Jun-2014
Supporting Institution: Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Department of English/American Studies
LL Issue: 25.2204
Posted: 19-May-2014
Support Description: The English Department of the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena invites applications for a PhD position in the area of English linguistics. The position is initially restricted to two years, but renewable.

Requirements:
- All applicants must hold an MA in English Linguistics or an equivalent degree.
- The ideal candidate would have some experience in Corpus Linguistics and a background/interest in Usage-Based Linguistics and/or Linguistic Typology.

Duties and Responsibilities
The position involves:
- work towards a PhD in English Linguistics;
- participation in the department’s research activities;
- a teaching load of one class per semester.
The language of instruction is English.

How to apply:
Candidates are requested to send their application including CV, application letter, and two letters of reference to Simone Bahlmann-Schulze (email: x5basi Linguist List uni-jena.de).

The position is to be filled on October 1, 2014. Full consideration will be given to applications received by June 27th, 2014; however, later applications will be considered until the position has been filled.
Application Mailing Address: Prof Holger Diessel Ernst-Abbe-Platz 8 Jena 07743 Germany
Contact Information: Holger Diessel holger.diessel@uni-jena.de