LINGUIST List 23.797

Thu Feb 16 2012

Jobs: English Language & Ling: Full Professor, University of Macau

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Date: 16-Feb-2012
From: Human Resources Office <>
Subject: English Language and Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Macau, Taipa, Macau
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University or Organization: University of MacauDepartment: Department of EnglishJob Location: Taipa, MacauWeb Address: Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The Department of English of the Faculty of Social Sciences andHumanities invites applications for the position of Full Professor in EnglishLanguage and Linguistics.

The Department of English is an expanding and lively scholarlycommunity with a strong international profile comprising three main fieldsof interest: linguistics, literature and translation studies. In addition to itsundergraduate BA programme in English Studies (including EnglishLanguage and Linguistics), the department offers a Minor in Translation,and MA programmes in English Studies (with a substantial linguisticscomponent) and in Translation Studies, as well as PhD supervisionacross the range of the department's expertise.

In Linguistics the department has particular strengths in Bilingualism,Comparative Linguistics, Cognitive Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics,Discourse Analysis of Media Texts, Sociolinguistics, and World Englishes.Applications in all areas of English Language and Linguistics will beconsidered, but those in the areas of Language Policy and Planning,Forensic Linguistics, Literary Linguistics or Pedagogical Linguistics will beparticularly welcome.

To find out more about the post, interested candidates may contact theHead of the Department of English, Professor Martin Montgomery ( Phone: +853 8397 8593 Fax: +853 8397 8694

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