LINGUIST List 29.931

Tue Feb 27 2018

Jobs: General Linguistics: Professor, Université Bordeaux Montaigne

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 25-Feb-2018
From: Ricardo Etxepare <>
Subject: General Linguistics: Professor, Université Bordeaux Montaigne, France
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University or Organization: Université Bordeaux Montaigne
Department: Linguistics Department (Sciences du Langage)
Job Location: Bordeaux, France
Job Title: Professor in Linguistics

Job Rank: Full Professor

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Multilingualism, Language Contact


The Université Bordeaux Montaigne, UFR Langues et Civilisations, Department of Linguistics, invites applications for a Full Professor position, to be filled at 1 September 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter.

The successful candidate will be a linguist conducting research in one or several of the domains specified in the job profile : multilingualism, language contact, under-documented languages, minority languages, heritage languages, field linguistics, language variation and structure, diatopic variation, language and education policies, and sociolinguistics.

The candidate will be expected to apply for national and international funding, to contribute to the general research program of the host laboratory, to assist in strengthening collaborations among the different research units working in the area of linguistics at the Université Bordeaux Montaigne, and to engage in interdisciplinary research initiatives.

A basic knowledge of French is necessary. Knowledge of Basque or Occitan, or of any of the Heritage languages spoken in the Aquitaine region is welcome, but not compulsory.

For more detailed information, please consult the complete French version of this job announcement which can be found at the link below (reference number of the position 4247).

The Professor, recruited through a competitive admission process, may benefit from a startup funding through the IdEx Bordeaux Chairs Program. International researchers preparing their application for this Full Professor position are welcome to apply to the IdEx Senior Chair call (

The chair funds may be used for setting up a research lab (purchase of equipment), for hiring team members (salaries) and for operational costs. Candidates should specifically apply to the IdEx Chair funding scheme by submitting before the 15th of April the necessary documents through the Senior Chairs application website.

Application Deadline: 29-Mar-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Director of the research lab IKER Ricardo Etxepare

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