LINGUIST List 29.285

Wed Jan 17 2018

Jobs: Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics: Post Doc, King's College London

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 16-Jan-2018
From: Ben Day <>
Subject: Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics: Post Doc, King's College London, UK
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University or Organization: King's College London
Department: School of Education, Communication and Society
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Conversation Analysis

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Role Purpose:
- To develop and carry out research in conversation analysis and related fields, assisting the Head of School, Professor Beatrice Szczepek Reed.
- To participate in joint projects, publications and grant applications.
- To develop and strengthen a personal research profile, contributing to the research environment and academic life of the School.

Role Profile:
- Work with the HoS on developing and undertaking conversation analytic research of high quality with a focus or phonetics and prosody
- Undertake reviews of the literature, data collection and preliminary analyses
- Work with the HoS on joint analyses, publications and grant applications
- Develop a personal research profile in a chosen area, including publications and grant applications
- Present research findings and papers at internal academic meetings and external professional conferences
- Contribute to the external visibility of the Centre for Language, Discourse and Communication (LDC) and the School of Education, Communication and Society (ECS)
- Participate in staff development activities and undertake other tasks, as appropriate to the postholder’s personal career development
- Contribute to the academic life of LDC and ECS by participating in research centre and School meetings and seminars

Application Deadline: 04-Feb-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Beatrice Szczepek Reed

Page Updated: 17-Jan-2018