LINGUIST List 13.2725

Tue Oct 22 2002

Jobs: Discourse Analysis, Digital Media: Netherlands

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  1. maes, Jobs: Discourse Analysis, Digital Media: AsstProf, Netherlands

Message 1: Jobs: Discourse Analysis, Digital Media: AsstProf, Netherlands

Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2002 06:53:51 +0000
From: maes <>
Subject: Jobs: Discourse Analysis, Digital Media: AsstProf, Netherlands

University or Organization: Tilburg University
Department: Linguistics & Communication
Rank of Job: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science, Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics,
Semantics, Digital Media
Required Language(s): Dutch (DUT); English (ENG)


In view of the development of the bachelor and master's programme
'Communication and Digital Media', the Faculty of Arts at Tilburg
University (The Netherlands) announces a full-time position for

(vac. no. 810.02.15)

Candidates are expected to 

* Teach courses in the programme 'Communication and Digital Media'
(for a survey, see
* participate in the research programme of the new section Language
and Digital Media. This programme is focused on cognitive, pragmatic
and semantic aspects of discourse, communication and digital
media. Example research questions concern the effects of different
types of modality conditions on using, producing and processing
digital and multimodal information.
* Develop and supervise bachelor's and master's thesis
research related to this research programme.
* Use computer-based and collaborative facilities for teaching and
* Execute managerial and administrative tasks

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

* A Ph D in one of the following disciplines: (cognitive) linguistics,
discourse studies, language and information science, communication
studies, cognitive science, cognitive, social or educational
* Experienced in experimental research in the field of (multimodal)
discourse, communication and digital media.
* Strong affinity and familiarity with recent developments in the
field of digital media
* Broad deployability in instructional and organizational tasks;
* Demonstrable didactic qualities.


Pay classification is according to level of experience and expertise,
with a maximum of 4420 euro per month (salary scale 12).


More information about the vacancy can be obtained from Dr. A. Maes


Written applications with curriculum vitae have to be sent by November
15. 2002 to

Tilburg University, Arts Faculty
Drs. O. Zweekhorst, Faculty Director
Room U 40
POBox 90153
5000 LE Tilburg
The Netherlands
or by email:

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Drs. Olga Zweekhorst
	Tilburg University - Room U 40
	POBox 90153
	Tilburg, 5000 LE
	Applications are due by 15-Nov-2002

Contact Information:
	Dr. Alfons Maes.
	Tel: ** 31 13 466 2058

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