LINGUIST List 22.3030

Wed Jul 27 2011

Jobs: General Linguistics: Professor, The University of Hong Kong

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        1.     Appointments Unit (Senior) Human Resource Section , General Linguistics: Professor, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Message 1: General Linguistics: Professor, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Date: 27-Jul-2011
From: Appointments Unit (Senior) Human Resource Section <senrappthku.hk>
Subject: General Linguistics: Professor, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
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University or Organization: The University of Hong Kong Department: Department of Linguistics Job Location: Pokfulam, Hong Kong Web Address: http://www.hku.hk
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

Founded in 1911, The University of Hong Kong is committed to the highestinternational standards of excellence in teaching and research, and hasbeen at the international forefront of academic scholarship for many years.Ranked 21st among the top 200 universities in the world by the UK's TimesHigher Education, the University has a comprehensive range of studyprogrammes and research disciplines spread across 10 faculties and about100 sub-divisions of studies and learning. There are over 23,400undergraduate and postgraduate students coming from 50 countries, and morethan 1,200 members of academic and academic-related staff, many of whom areinternationally renowned.

Professor in Linguistics (Ref.: 20110421)

The University invites applications from scholars of internationaldistinction for tenure track appointment as Professor in Linguistics in thedepartment of Linguistics, School of Humanities, from as soon as possible.The position is first offered on a three-year fixed-term basis, with thepossibility of renewal and with consideration for tenure during the secondfixed-term contract.

The successful candidate should have proven research leadership in thefield of linguistics with experience in interdisciplinary research, astrong international profile, and an outstanding record of publicationsthat has had an impact on the field.

Information about the School can be obtained athttp://www.soh.hku.hk/index.html. Information about the department ofLinguistics can be obtained at http://www0.hku.hk/linguist/. Enquiriesabout the post should be sent to Dr. Umberto Ansaldo, Chairperson of thedepartment of Linguistics (e-mail: ansaldohku.hk). Review ofapplications will commence from October 1, 2011. The position will remainopen until filled. Candidates who are not contacted within 6 months oftheir application date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

The University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to aNo-Smoking Policy.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: senrappthku.hk Web Address for Applications: http://www3.hku.hk/hr/forms_online_applications/vacancies.php
Contact Information:
Appointments Unit (Senior) Human Resource Section Email: senrappthku.hk

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