LINGUIST List 25.3935

Tue Oct 07 2014

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Professor, University of Cambridge

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 07-Oct-2014
From: Henriette Hendriks <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Professor, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Cambridge
Job Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Job Title: Professorship of English and Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Professorship of English and Applied Linguistics

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

The Board of Electors to the Professorship of English and Applied Linguistics invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within the general field of English and applied linguistics, to take up appointment as soon as possible.

Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international stature in applied linguistics and the vision, leadership, experience and enthusiasm to build on current strengths in maintaining and developing a leading research presence. They will hold a PhD or equivalent postgraduate qualification.

Standard professorial duties include teaching and research, examining, supervision and administration. The Professor will be based in Cambridge. A competitive salary will be offered.
To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit the application link below.

Further information is available at: or contact the Academic Secretary, University Offices, The Old Schools, Cambridge, CB2 1TT, (email:

Applications, consisting of a letter of application, a statement of current and future research plans, a curriculum vitae and a publications list, along with details of three referees should be made online no later than 30 October 2014.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr. Henriette Hendriks, Head of the Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Cambridge (contact information below).

Please quote reference GZ04354 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

Closing date: 30 October 2014

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Application Deadline: 30-Oct-2014

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Henriette Hendriks
Phone: +44 (0)1223) 767383

Page Updated: 07-Oct-2014