LINGUIST List 23.2961
Fri Jul 06 2012
Jobs: Second Language Acquisition: Post Doc, University of Gothenburg
Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox
Lena Rogström <lena.rogstroem
Second Language Acquisition: Post Doc, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
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University or Organization: University of Gothenburg
Department: Dept. of Swedish
Job Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Job Rank: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Second language Acquisition
The Department of Swedish, University of Gothenburg - Call forapplications to a postdoctoral position in second languageacquisition research.
The successful applicant will conduct his/her own research in thefield of second language acquisition. The scope of employment is100% including a possibility of 20% teaching. The successfulapplicant is expected to take active part in the research activities ofthe department and to organize a research seminar series onsecond language acquisition or Swedish as a second language. Theapplicant is expected to spend at least four days a week in thedepartment.
Applicants should have a research interest related to one or more ofthe other profile research areas of the department: LanguageTechnology, Grammar, Text Linguistics andLexicography/Lexicology.
Applicants should have a PhD no more than 3 years old by theclosing date of this call. If you were awarded a doctoral degree at anearlier date, you may invoke special circumstances (e.g., parentalleave), which in this case should be clearly stated in the application.
The position is for one year starting in the second half of 2012. It maybe extended for an additional year after evaluation, to a maximum oftwo years.
Applications should be written in English or Swedish and mustinclude the following:- A CV including certified copies of graduate diplomas(s);- A plan of the research project which the applicant wishes to pursue;- A description of how the project will contribute to the field ofresearch of the department;- References from previous postdoctoral positions or relatedresearch (if relevant);- Contact information for references;- List of publications, with a maximum of four enclosed, including thedissertation.
Application Deadline: 31-Aug-2012
Web Address for Applications: http://www.gu.se/english/about_the_university/announcements-in-the-job-application-portal/?languageId=100001&contentId=-1&disableRedirect=true&returnUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.gu.se%2Fomuniversitetet%2Faktuellt%2Fledigaanstallningar%2F%3FlanguageId%3D10000
Head of Department Lena Rogström
Page Updated: 06-Jul-2012