LINGUIST List 22.3511

Wed Sep 07 2011

Jobs: Romance Linguistics: Professor, Universitaet Göttingen

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        1.     Jacqueline Schubert , Romance Linguistics: Professor, Universitaet Göttingen, Germany

Message 1: Romance Linguistics: Professor, Universitaet Göttingen, Germany
Date: 06-Sep-2011
From: Jacqueline Schubert <>
Subject: Romance Linguistics: Professor, Universitaet Göttingen, Germany
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University or Organization: Universitaet Göttingen Department: Philosophische Fakultät Job Location: Göttingen, Germany Web Address:
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Romance Linguistics

Required Language(s): Romance

The Faculty of Humanities of the University of Göttingen invitesapplications for a full-time permanent position asProfessorof Romance Linguistics(salary level W3)in the Department of Romance Philology(from April 2012).

The future holder of the position is to represent Romance Philology fromboth a diachronic and synchronic perspective. He/she should be able todemonstrate focal areas of research in at least two Romance languages, inhistorical grammar, and in the systematic investigation of language(phonology, morphology, syntax or semantics). An interdisciplinaryorientation is expected that will ensure not only collaboration with theother linguistic and philological departments in the Faculty of Humanitiesbut also active participation in the ongoing development of the Faculty'sresearch focus, 'Grammatical Interfaces'. Collaboration with the CourantResearch Centre 'Text Structures' and the 'Göttingen Centre for DigitalHumanities' is desired.

Further information can be found at the application URL belowl. The formalrequirements for an appointment as tenured professor are in accordance withthe legislation of the State of Lower Saxony (§ 25, NiedersächsischesHochschulgesetz, Nds. GVB1. 5/2007, p. 69, from 26 February 2007). Pleasecontact us for clarification of details.

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunity employer. Applicationsby women are strongly encouraged and will receive special attention to theextent permitted by law. Applications by disabled persons will be givenpreferential treatment over those by other candidates with equalqualifications.

We explicitly welcome applications from abroad. Part-time employment isnegotiable. Applications should be submitted within six weeks of thepublication of this advertisement and should be accompanied by a curriculumvitae, a list of publications and courses taught, and should be addressedto the application address below.

Application Deadline: 12-Oct-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Dekan der Philosophischen Fakultät Universität Göttingen Humboldtallee 17 D-37073 Göttingen, 37073 Germany Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Jacqueline Schubert Email: Phone: +49-0551 3912257

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