LINGUIST List 29.4916

Mon Dec 10 2018

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Innsbruck

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Date: 10-Dec-2018
From: Barbara Hinger <Fachdidaktikuibk.ac.at>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Innsbruck, Austria
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University or Organization: University of Innsbruck
Department: Department of subject-specific Education, area of Language Education (DiS)
Job Location: Innsbruck, Austria
Web Address: https://www.uibk.ac.at/ifd/index.html.en
Job Title: Post-doc position (Asst/Assoc Professor; Tenure Track)

Job Rank: Post Doc; UniversitätsassistentIn

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; English Language Teacher Education; TESOL

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Extent of employment: Full-time position (40 hours/week)

Responsibilities:
- Independent research in the field of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in secondary school contexts (teaching methodology); conceptualizing and conducting a habilitation project (post-doc project) in the field of English as a foreign language in secondary school settings.
- Independent teaching of research based courses in the field of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in secondary school contexts (teaching methodology) and of cross-linguistic language education
- Conducting exams and co-supervising academic theses
- Assistance in administrative tasks (research, teaching, logistics) of the department and the faculty, as well as cooperation with the research networks at Innsbruck University

Required Qualifications:
- Teacher training degree in English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in secondary school contexts;
- PhD thesis in the field of English/American studies or in the field of EFL education in secondary school contexts or TESOL;
- Post-doctoral research experience;
- Habilitation project (post doc project) with a clear focus on English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in secondary education, a five-to max.-ten-page exposé is to be attached to the application;
- Post-doctoral experience or other relevant work experience;
- Teaching experience in secondary education beyond the scope of the teacher training programme is an advantage;
- Experience in tertiary teaching in the field of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in secondary school contexts (teaching methodology), TESOL or in the field of English/American studies, a three-to-max.-five-page concept for teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL) education in secondary school contexts is to be attached to the application
- Experience in acquiring third-party funding;
- Experience in mobility
- English on C2-level according to the CEFR; German if not L1, C1-level according to the CEFR
- Adequate computer literacy
- Ability to be innovative and creative; ability to think and act according to institutional demands; willingness to communicate and cooperate with other fields of subject specific education in secondary school contexts at all levels

Salary:
The minimum gross salary (stipulated by collective agreement) for this position amounts to € 3.711 per month (14 times). The salary will be higher if you have worked in a similar position before. Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (http://www.uibk.ac.at/universitaet/zusatzleistungen/).

For further information and to apply, please see the application link provided below.

Application Deadline: 15-Jan-2019

Web Address for Applications: https://orawww.uibk.ac.at/public/karriereportal.details?asg_id_in=10288
Contact Information:
Barbara Hinger
Email: Fachdidaktikuibk.ac.at


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