LINGUIST List 26.3154

Mon Jul 06 2015

Jobs: Syntax: Lecturer, University College London (UCL)

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Date: 06-Jul-2015
From: Ad Neeleman <>
Subject: Syntax: Lecturer, University College London (UCL), London, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University College London (UCL)
Department: Psychology and Language Sciences - Linguistics
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Teaching Fellow in Syntax

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Syntax


UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences - Linguistics

Teaching Fellow in Syntax

Part Time : 18.25 hours per week (50%FTE)

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £37,152 - £40,313 per annum, pro rata, inclusive of London Allowance.

We have a part-time vacancy for a Teaching Fellow in Syntax for the first and second term of the 2015/2016 academic year. The Teaching Fellow will be expected to carry out the following main duties:

To co-ordinate and deliver PLIN2202 (Intermediate Generative Grammar A; Term 1), PLING121/PLING227 (Syntax I; Term 1), and PLIN2203 (Intermediate Generative Grammar B; Term 2).

These duties will involve:

- Delivering 10 lectures for each of these courses. Lectures are 90 to 120 minutes long.
- Preparing and partly delivering 10 weeks of tutorials and/or workshops for each of these courses (with the help of one or more teaching assistants).
- Setting and marking with the help of one or more teaching assistants exams for each of these courses, and courseworks for PLIN2202 and PLIN2203.
- Maintaining the moodle pages and forums for each of these courses.

Applicants must have, or must recently have submitted, a PhD in Syntax or related discipline or have recently submitted a PhD in this area. Relevant teaching experience is desirable.

For further information about the post (job description and person specification), see the Further Particulars document below. For information about the department, see

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply on line please go to the application website and search on Reference Number 1462682.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Ad Neeleman (email below).

Closing Date: 3rd August 2015

Interview Date: TBC

UCL Taking Action for Equality

Application Deadline: 03-Aug-2015

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ad Neeleman

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