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LINGUIST List 23.2914

Tue Jul 03 2012

Jobs: Phonetics, Speech Perception, Speech Production: Lecturer, University College London

Editor for this issue: Svetlana Tchistiakova <svetlanalinguistlist.org>

Date: 03-Jul-2012
From: Andrew Faulkner <a.faulknerucl.ac.uk>
Subject: Phonetics, Speech Perception, Speech Production: Lecturer, University College London, London, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University College London
Department: Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Web Address: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/psychlangsci/research/speech
Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Speech Perception, Speech Production


Description:

UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, Faculty of Brain
Sciences, Research Department of Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences.

Salary inclusve of London Allowance: £39,818 - £46,972 pa.

UCL is one of the world's leading multidisciplinary universities. It is a
modern, outward-looking institution, committed to engaging with the major
issues of our times. The Division of Psychology and Language Sciences,
part of the university's Faculty of Brain Sciences, is internationally one of the
largest and most prestigious aggregations of researchers and teachers in the
behavioural sciences.

Duties and Responsibilities:
We seek to appoint a lecturer with a strong developing research profile in any
area of speech or phonetic science. We are seeking candidates who will
complement existing expertise, attract independent funding and build
collaborations within UCL, nationally and internationally. The successful
candidate will be affiliated to the Research Department of Speech Hearing
and Phonetic Sciences (Head: Dr Andrew Faulkner). He/she will contribute to
core teaching and develop new advanced-level teaching content, as well as
engaging in training of PhD students and junior researchers.

The start date for the post will be from January 2013.
Informal enquiries should be directed to the head of the research department
of Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences, Andrew Faulkner
(a.faulknerucl.ac.uk). For information relating to the application process,
please contact Mrs Molly Bennett (m.bennettucl.ac.uk).

RESEARCH ENVIRONMENT
The Research Department of Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences
(http://www.ucl.ac.uk/psychlangsci/research/speech) is one of the largest
groupings of researchers addressing the perception and production of speech
in the UK. It has outstanding facilities in a recently refurbished building and is
co-located with the Research Departments of Linguistics, Language and
Communication, and Developmental Science. All of these departments are
part of the Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
(www.ucl.ac.uk/psychlangsci) within the newly formed Brain Sciences
Faculty of UCL. The department has extensive laboratory facilities for
research in speech and language including an anechoic chamber, 7 double-
walled audiometric rooms (see http://www.ucl.ac.uk/psychlangsci/research-
facilities) and a newly installed a 64-channel EEG/ABR facility. Staff also
have access to the divisionally-hosted BUCNI fMRI scanner and through
collaborative links within the Faculty can secure access to MEG.

Summary of job function
The postholder will be expected to undertake internationally recognised
research; to raise funds in order to support their research programme; to
supervise PhD students; to contribute to teaching and administration.

Application Deadline: 17-Aug-2012

Web Address for Applications: http://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?owner=5041416&ownertype=fair&jcode=1262860&vt_template=965&adminview=1&reqsig=1341306380-9456e5c5b3f74216e8c291e3252d5d594eddf062
Contact Information:
Dr Andrew Faulkner
Email: a.faulknerucl.ac.uk

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