LINGUIST List 26.5498

Thu Dec 10 2015

Jobs: General Linguistics: Lecturer, University of Manchester

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Date: 09-Dec-2015
From: Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Lecturer, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Manchester
Department: Humanities
Job Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer in Linguistics and Quantitative Methods

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Lecturer in Linguistics and Quantitative Methods

Closing date: 07/01/2016
Reference: HUM-07495
Faculty / Organisational unit: Humanities
School / Directorate: School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Division: Linguistics and English Language
Employment type: Fixed Term
Duration: from 1 September 2016 until 31 July 2023
Location: Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary: £34,576 to £47,801 per annum
Hours per week: full time

You will join the Division of Linguistics and English Language in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures. You must have a PhD in Linguistics and a strong track record of teaching and research using quantitative data and methods and a wider record of achievement. The appointment is funded as part of the University’s successful bid to become a Q-Step Centre. Q-Step is a £19.5-million programme designed to promote a step-change in quantitative social science training. It is funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

The role includes a substantial commitment to the delivery of the Manchester Q-Step Centre’s 5 year work plan. This includes the design and delivery of new undergraduate modules and training workshops as well as the provision of support and advice on quantitative data and method to dissertation students and teaching colleagues. Contribution to the student internship scheme that is being funded through the programme is also required.

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen
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For information about Linguistics and English Language see

General enquiries:

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Application Deadline: 07-Jan-2016

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen

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