LINGUIST List 29.2779

Thu Jul 05 2018

Jobs: General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Syntax: Lecturer, University of Huddersfield

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Date: 04-Jul-2018
From: Sumanjit Kaur <>
Subject: General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Syntax: Lecturer, University of Huddersfield, UK
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University or Organization: University of Huddersfield
Department: Music, Humanities and Media
Job Location: Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer in Linguistics

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Syntax


Music, Humanities and Media
Lecturer in Linguistics
£33,829 - £38,052
Fixed term for 9 months (maternity cover), 1.0 FTE
Ref: R3777

The School of Music and Humanities invites applications for a fixed term full time post in Linguistics based in Linguistics and Modern Languages.

We are a department with an excellent reputation for research and teaching in linguistics, English language and modern foreign languages, based in the School of Music, Humanities and Media. We are particularly well known for the applied focus of our work, and we offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees related of our areas of expertise. Our work in English Language specifically is recognised by the University having been listed in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by subject for 'English Language and Literature'.

In addition to conducting research, the successful candidate will contribute to undergraduate and possibly postgraduate teaching across a number of modules and courses in linguistics, leading lectures and seminars, as well as undertaking administration duties associated with teaching and the delivery of our courses.

We are interested in candidates who have a PhD in Linguistics (or are nearing completion) and have a developing record of high quality publications and other research related activity.
The successful applicant will have expertise in Linguistics and will be able to teach Syntax. Experience in Child Language Acquisition is also desirable.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the post please do not hesitate to contact Dr Liz Holt, subject leader, at the contact information provided below.

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit the application link below.

Closing Date: 30 July 2018
Interview Date: 29 August 2018
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Application Deadline: 30-Jul-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr Liz Holt
Phone: 0044 (0)1484 478426

Page Updated: 05-Jul-2018