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LINGUIST List 17.1167

Wed Apr 19 2006

Jobs: Lang Documentation/Socioling: Full Prof, UK

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        1.    Martin Barry, Modified: Language Documentation Or English Sociolinguistics: Full Prof, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Message 1: Modified: Language Documentation Or English Sociolinguistics: Full Prof, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Date: 11-Apr-2006
From: Martin Barry <martin.barrymanchester.ac.uk>
Subject: Modified: Language Documentation Or English Sociolinguistics: Full Prof, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

University or Organization: University of Manchester
Department: School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures
Job Rank: Full Professor
Specialty Areas: Language Description; Sociolinguistics; Typology; Field Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)


The School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures at the University of
Manchester is one of the largest and most successful such groupings in the
UK, enjoying outstanding research ratings, strong external grant income and
an excellent record of postgraduate and undergraduate recruitment.

Professor of Linguistics or English Language

Salary negotiable on the professorial scale. Ref: HUM/60044

Two areas have been identified: either (i) Language Documentation, Field
Linguistics or Linguistic Typology; or (ii) Present Day and/or Historical
English Sociolinguistics. The post represents an excellent opportunity for
scholars with an established international research profile to play a
leading role in the development of the very strong grouping in Linguistics
and English Language. The post is available from 1 February 2007.

Informal inquiries may be made to the Head of School, Professor Steve
Parker by e-mailing Stephen.Parkermanchester.ac.uk or tel: +44 (0) 161 275
3185 or Professor Nigel Vincent by e-mailing Nigel.Vincentmanchester.ac.uk
or tel: +44 (0) 161 275 3194.

Further details, including instructions on how to submit an application,
and a downloadable application form may be found at

Address for Applications:

Directorate of Human Resources
The University of Manchester
Humanities HR, Lime Grove Builing
Oxford Road
Manchester M13 9PL
United Kingdom

Application Deadline: 18-May-2006

Contact Information:

Prof Nigel Vincent
Email: nigel.vincentmanchester.ac.uk
Phone: +44 161 275 3194
Website: http://www.llc.manchester.ac.uk/

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