LINGUIST List 29.2006

Thu May 10 2018

Jobs: Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition: Instructor, University of Edinburgh

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Date: 09-May-2018
From: Jennifer Culbertson <>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition: Instructor, University of Edinburgh, UK
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University or Organization: University of Edinburgh
Department: Linguistics and English Language
Job Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Teaching Fellow in Language Acquisition and Evolution

Job Rank: Instructor

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Language Evolution


The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint a Teaching Fellow in the Department of Linguistics and English Language, with a specialisation in Language Acquisition and/or Language Evolution. The post-holder will be responsible for preparing and delivering teaching and assessment at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The position will be available full time, on a fixed term, for a period of 24 months, starting 1st September 2018.

The department of Linguistics and English Language at Edinburgh is an intellectually diverse group of researchers, housing several collaborative research Centres, including the Centre for Language Evolution.

The department of Linguistics and English Language particularly welcomes applications from candidates belonging to groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the subject, including, but not limited to, women and ethnic minorities

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All candidates are requested to apply by submitting a cover letter/letter of application and CV only via the online portal. References will be requested separately for those invited to interview.

Full time, Fixed-Term (24 months)

Salary - £32,548 - £38,833 per annum

Closing Date - 5pm GMT on Thursday 7th June 2018

For details visit the application link below.

Application Deadline: 07-Jun-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr Jennifer Culbertson

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