LINGUIST List 26.2790

Fri Jun 05 2015

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Lecturer, Aston University

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 05-Jun-2015
From: Jack Grieve <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Lecturer, Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: Aston University
Department: School of Languages and Social Sciences (English Language)
Job Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer in Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics


The School of Languages and Social Sciences (LSS) is an ambitious, expanding, multidisciplinary School with an established reputation for excellence in research and teaching. We are seeking an enthusiastic scholar with a strong commitment to learning and teaching and appropriate research profile to join our English Language Subject Group.

You will have the ability to contribute to the convening and teaching of linguistics modules on the undergraduate English Language programmes and the postgraduate and research degree programmes in applied linguistics. Teaching interest in one or more of the following areas would be desirable: Business management and leadership communication; phonetics and phonology; psycholinguistics; or syntax and lexicogrammar. You will be required to make a contribution to administration in the School as required.

The successful candidate will have a research profile that fits within the broad themes of applied linguistics, and should be able to contribute actively to at least one of the LSS research centres. You will have begun to establish a record of high quality scholarly publications or have the potential to do so, and you will have obtained, or have submitted for examination, a relevant PhD.

The post will start on 1st October 2015.

Application Deadline: 26-Jun-2015

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Jack Grieve

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