LINGUIST List 25.4092

Thu Oct 16 2014

Jobs: General Linguistics: Special Research Fellow, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 14-Oct-2014
From: Yuanyuan Hu <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Special Research Fellow, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
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University or Organization: Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Department: School of International Education
Job Location: Shanghai, China
Web Address:
Job Title: Special Research Fellow

Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) was founded in 1896 and is one of the China's world-renowned universities.

The School of International Education (SIE) at SJTU was founded in May 2000, and has specialized in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language and some interdisciplinary research profiles involving linguistics. The school has an undergraduate program in ‘Chinese Language’, and masters programs in ‘linguistics and applied linguistics’ and ‘teaching Chinese as a second language’.

General requirements

The School of International Education seeks applications for three full-time academic positions at the ranks of Lecturer, Special Research Fellow or Professor. Responsibilities of the appointees will include teaching, research, thesis supervision, and student advising.

Applicants applying for the special research fellow position should:
1. Have a doctorial degree in Linguistics and other related studies from a well known, top university;
2. Have at least 3 years of overseas working experience;
3. Be capable of teaching core courses;
4. Be younger than 40 years old.

Applicants should send a CV, statement of research interests, three publications, and contact information for two references as a single PDF file to the application email below. Please mention which position you are applying for in the email’s title.

Application Deadline: 16-Mar-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Yuanyuan Hu

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