LINGUIST List 22.798

Thu Feb 17 2011

Jobs: Cognitive Science; Pragmatics: Lecturer, University of Edinburgh

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        1.     Geoffrey Pullum , Cognitive Science; Pragmatics: Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Message 1: Cognitive Science; Pragmatics: Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Date: 17-Feb-2011
From: Geoffrey Pullum <gpullumling.ed.ac.uk>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Pragmatics: Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Edinburgh Department: Linguistics and English Language Job Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Web Address: http://ling.ed.ac.uk
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Pragmatics


Description:

Permanent Lecturer position in Linguistics and English Language (vacancyreference number 3014082). Post created to help support a newinterdisciplinary masters level initiative in Cognition in Science andSociety. Candidates must have a PhD in linguistics or a closely relatedrelevant discipline and a thorough grounding in the core of linguistics --particularly the study of meaning, and a strong interest in developments inthe cognitive sciences. Successful candidate must have an interdisciplinaryinterest in meaning reaching out from linguistics to subjects such asphilosophy, psychology, and the computer and information sciences, and atrack record of high-impact publications. Appointee will be asked todevelop and teach a new postgraduate course in the pragmatics of humanlinguistic communication.

Application Deadline: 14-Mar-2011 Web Address for Applications: http://www.jobs.ed.ac.uk/vacancies/index.cfm?fuseaction=vacancies.furtherdetails&vacancy_ref=3014082
Contact Information:
Professor Geoffrey Pullum Email: gpullumling.ed.ac.uk Phone: 011441316503603 Fax: 011441316513190

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