LINGUIST List 22.3842

Mon Oct 03 2011

Jobs: Area Open: Reader/Professor, University of York

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        1.     Peter Sells , Area Open: Reader/Professor, University of York, United Kingdom

Message 1: Area Open: Reader/Professor, University of York, United Kingdom
Date: 03-Oct-2011
From: Peter Sells <>
Subject: Area Open: Reader/Professor, University of York, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of York Department: Language and Linguistic Science Job Location: York, United Kingdom Web Address:
Job Rank: Reader/Professor

Specialty Areas: Area Open


To mark the occasion of York's 50th anniversary, the University intends tocreate up to twenty new Chairs and Readerships. The scheme includes theDepartment of Language and Linguistic Science. The University is seekingoutstanding individuals who have achieved distinction in their fields who willbuild further on the University's academic success, enhance our teaching andresearch expertise and increase our international competitiveness. Applicationsare also welcome from candidates interested in working in inter-disciplinaryareas.

The Department of Language and Linguistic Science seeks candidates whoseresearch interests will complement our current major specialisations, or willincrease the breadth of study within the department. Please see for more information about the department.Candidates must be academically strong and demonstrate a strategic fit withinthe Department and University. Please go to the application URL below todownload the PDF detailing essential criteria for Reader or Chair positions in theperson specification in the candidate brief for these roles.

Salary range for Readers is £45,336-£55,758 per annum. Salary for Chairs willbe by negotiation within the Professorial range.

Application Deadline: 24-Oct-2011 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof Peter Sells Email:

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