LINGUIST List 23.2772

Wed Jun 20 2012

Jobs: General Ling; English Ling: Lecturer, U of Mannheim

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Tchistiakova <>

Date: 20-Jun-2012
From: Holger Hopp <>
Subject: General Linguistics; English Linguistics: Lecturer, University of Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
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University or Organization: University of Mannheim Department: English Linguistics Job Location: Mannheim, Germany Web Address:
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; English Linguistics


The Chair of English Linguistics at the University of Mannheim (Germany) islooking to fill with immediate effect the position of a One-Year Lectureship inEnglish Linguistics (full-time).

The position is at the rank of "Akademischer Mitarbeiter/Lecturer" fromSeptember 2012 until August 2013. The salary is in accordance with Germancivil servants' standards (Vergütungsgruppe TV-L EG 13) and ranges from40k to 45k per year depending on the applicant's experience. The positionmay be split into two 0.5 appointments. The position advertised is subject tothe current job holder being granted leave in the academic year 2012/2013.

Starting in the beginning of September, the successful candidate will teachfive 90-minute seminar courses in each 14-week semester in core areas ofEnglish linguistics as well as in psycholinguistics and/or applied linguistics.The candidate is also expected to co-supervise BA and MA theses.

Applicants should:- have an excellent doctoral degree or equivalent in hand,- have demonstrable skills for high-quality teaching,- have (near-)native English.

Applications received by July 16, 2012 will receive full consideration,although interviews may start at any time and will continue until the positionhas been filled.

The University of Mannheim is an equal-opportunities employer. Preferencewill be given to applicants with disabilities provided they have the samequalifications. The University of Mannheim strives to increase the proportionof women in research and teaching and therefore encourages qualified womento apply.

Applications should include a CV and a detailed outline of previous teachingexperience. Applications should be sent as pdf attachments by email to theaddress below. Include "One year lectureship" in the header of the e-mail.

For questions, please contact Dr. Holger Hopp at the email address or phonenumber listed below.

Application Deadline: 16-Jul-2012 (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Dr. Holger Hopp Email: Phone: ++49-621-181-3160

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