LINGUIST List 22.4405

Sat Nov 05 2011

Jobs: English Linguistics: Lecturer, Bielefeld University, Germany

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        1.     Anne Schröder , English Linguistics: Lecturer, Bielefeld University, Germany

Message 1: English Linguistics: Lecturer, Bielefeld University, Germany
Date: 04-Nov-2011
From: Anne Schröder <>
Subject: English Linguistics: Lecturer, Bielefeld University, Germany
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University or Organization: Bielefeld University Department: English Linguistics Job Location: Bielefeld, Germany Web Address:
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


** This position has been filled.

The Chair of English Linguistics at Bielefeld University, Germany, invitesapplications for a position as a lecturer (Lehrkraft für besondere Aufgaben) inthe area of English linguistics (Kennziff.: wiss1740; see application URLbelow) available from April 1, 2012 for two years with a possible extension.Salary is according to the German TV-L E13 (100%) scale. Part-time work ispossible.

The candidate is expected to teach 13 hours of seminars (6-7classes/semester) in English linguistics for bachelor and masters students ofEnglish in at least two of the following areas: Phonetics and Phonology,Syntax, Grammar, Morphology, Lexicology, Language Variation, CognitiveLinguistics, Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Diachronic Linguistics,Historical Linguistics. In addition the candidate is expected to supervisebachelor/master theses, assist in the organization of the department and thecourse of studies, participate in committee work as well as work in researchprojects in the English Department: British and American Studies.

Desired qualifications:- Successful completion of a university degree (Magister/master) in Englishstudies or first state exam (1. Staatsexmen) for teaching English insecondary education, preferably with an emphasis on linguistics- Interest in a research question in the area of English linguistics- Excellent command of English (English as the medium of teaching)

Additional qualifications:- Basic working knowledge of German- Skilled use of standard computer programs- Preferably a wide variety of teaching experience

Bielefeld University is committed to increasing the proportion of women inresearch and teaching. Qualified women are encouraged to apply. Accordingto German law, disabled candidates with equal qualification will be givenpreference. Application deadline is January 6, 2012

Applications should be in PDF format and include a short statement ofresearch interests, a CV, and the names of two references. The position isopen until filled.

Application Deadline: 06-Jan-2012 (Open until filled)
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Anne Schröder Universität Bielefeld Fakultät für Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft Postfach 10 01 31 Bielefeld 33501 Germany Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Anne Schröder Anne Schröder Email: ** This position has been filled.

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