LINGUIST List 24.4244

Mon Oct 28 2013

Jobs: French; German; General Ling; Ling & Lit; Semantics; Translation: Asst Prof, Australian National University

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 27-Oct-2013
From: Catherine Travis <>
Subject: French; German; General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Semantics; Translation: Assistant Professor, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
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University or Organization: Australian National University Department: School of Language Studies Job Location: Canberra, Australia Job Title: Assistant Professor(s) in European Languages / Translation / Linguistics

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Ling & Literature; Semantics; Translation

Required Language(s): French (fra)
                            German (deu)

Australia’s leading university for language studies and linguistics seeks two to three excellent researchers and teachers to fill 1.5 positions at ANU Academic levels A and B. Depending on experience, the successful candidates may be offered a continuing or fixed-term position, full-time or part-time.

The successful candidates must have research and teaching experience in one or more of:
- German literature/film/history/socio-cultural studies,
- German language teaching,
- French and Francophone studies,
- French language teaching,
- Translation studies,
- Semantics,
- Cross-cultural/inter-cultural communication,
- Language pedagogy (especially on-line); and

- Second language acquisition.

The successful candidates will contribute to the School’s research, education, and outreach programs.
The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Please apply online via the ANU website by clicking on the link below and include the following in your application:
- A statement addressing the selection criteria, of no more than three pages
- A current curriculum vitae which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor)
- Other documentation: Two sample publications or sample PhD chapters

Applicant enquiries should be directed to Professor Catherine Travis at the contact information below.

Application Deadline: 31-Oct-2013 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof Catherine Travis Email: Phone: +61 2 6125 0634

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