LINGUIST List 23.941

Fri Feb 24 2012

Jobs: Area Open: Research Lecturer, University of York

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <>

Date: 23-Feb-2012
From: Peter Sells <>
Subject: Area Open: Research Lecturer, University of York, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of York Department: Language and Linguistic Science Job Location: , United Kingdom Web Address:
Job Rank: Research Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Area Open


To mark the occasion of York's 50th anniversary, the University intends tocreate up to twenty new Research Lectureships. These positions are aimedat providing outstanding postdoctoral researchers with an opportunity for anextended period of research and a permanent career path. The positionsoffer the opportunity of a 3-year period to concentrate on establishing a strongpersonal research profile, followed by a transfer to an established academicpost; subject to successful completion of probation, appointments will bemade at Grade 7 (the entry-level academic grade of Lecturer). EachAnniversary Research Lecturer will have a mentor in the host department andthe University will make available a comprehensive training programme.

The Department of Language and Linguistic Science invites applications fromjunior scholars whose research interests will complement our current majorspecialisations, or will increase the breadth of study within the department.Please see for more information about thedepartment.

To apply, follow the link 'Academic' at to 'AnniversaryResearch Lectureships'. Please consult the Candidate Brief, especiallysections 4 and 5.

Application Deadline: 22-Mar-2012 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Peter Sells Email:

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