LINGUIST List 29.2930
Tue Jul 17 2018
Jobs: Romance; Italian; General Linguistics: Assistant Professor, The University of Zurich
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Salome Rittmeyer <salome.rittmeyer
Romance; Italian; General Linguistics: Assistant
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University or Organization: The University of
Department: Faculty of Arts
Job Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Web Address: http://www.degrees.uzh.ch/en/master/50000007
Job Title: tenure-track assistant professorship in Romance Studies (Italian
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: General
Required Language(s): Italian (ita)
The position should be filled at the earliest
opportunity. After two temporary three-year contracts the position will become
tenured on the condition that the candidate passes the evaluation process.
should be able to teach Italian linguistics in its entire range. The main research
focus of the position is synchronic linguistics. Expertise in contact and migration
linguistics (e.g. in the context of other Romance languages) is required.
Furthermore, candidates are expected to cooperate in joint initiatives in teaching
and research. The language of instruction is Italian. Since administrative work is
conducted in German, non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a
working knowledge of German within the first two years of appointment.
are required to hold a PhD degree at the time of application and to have an
excellent record of academic achievements in the relevant field (for example,
advanced postdoctoral research or Habilitation project). Since the University of
Zurich seeks to increase the number of women in research and teaching positions as
well as in leading academic positions, qualified female researchers are particularly
encouraged to apply.
Applications must be submitted online by 2 September
Instructions regarding the online application process are available
further information please contact Prof. Dr. Michele Loporcaro at the contact
information provided below.
Application Deadline: 02-Sep-2018
Address for Applications: http://www.phil.uzh.ch/jobs.html
Prof. Dr. Michele Loporcaro
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