LINGUIST List 29.1113

Mon Mar 12 2018

Jobs: Discourse Analysis; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Lille

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 09-Mar-2018
From: Justin Duquesnoy <>
Subject: Discourse Analysis; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Full Professor, University of Lille, France
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University or Organization: University of Lille
Department: Department of Linguistics
Job Location: Lille, France
Job Title: Professorship "Semantics, Discourse, Linguistics of Spoken Language"

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics



The recruited person will teach courses in the Linguistics Department (Bachelor’s and Master’s level). The teaching at Bachelor’s level involves both obligatory courses taught in the first year and optional courses taught in the second and third year. Teaching language: French.

He/she may also be invited to teach linguistics in the interfaculty “Teacher training” programme or other courses in the field of Linguistics at the University of Lille.

At the University of Lille, the Master's modules will mainly be those in the programme "Fundamental linguistics and Corpus Linguistics". The programme at BA and MA level is likely to evolve. The recruited person will participate in the development of the new program.

More information about the Faculty of Humanities and its Departments at:


The recruited person will integrate the CNRS research group UMR STL 8163 at the University of Lille as part of the thematic strand "Form and meaning". His/Her research will concern at least one of the three following themes of the research group: ‘cognition’, ‘interpretation’ or ‘representation’. We highly welcome applicants working on the semantics-pragmatics interface or the semantics-discourse interface, with preferably an interest in the analysis of corpora of spoken language using current methods in empirical linguistics.


The recruited person is expected to work in collaboration with members of STL and to contribute to the organization and development of the scientific activities of the research group (organization of workshops or international colloquiums, editorial activities, animation of seminars for the lab or for the doctoral school in Human and Social Sciences). He/She will be particularly called upon to supervise doctoral dissertations.

He/she may also be invited to take on some pedagogic or administrative responsibilities within the Faculty of Humanities

Your application needs to be registrated on the national website at the link below. You will have to send an application file to the University in a second step.

Application Deadline: 30-Mar-2018
Mailing Address for Applications:
Director of the Research Lab Alain Lernould
UMR STL - Université de Lille
Domaine Universitaire du Pont de Bois
rue du barreau
Villeneuve d'Ascq, Nord 59650
Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Director of the Research Lab Alain Lernould

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