LINGUIST List 29.989

Mon Mar 05 2018

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 01-Mar-2018
From: Marc Alexander <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow, UK
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University or Organization: University of Glasgow
Department: English Language & Linguistics
Job Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Senior Lecturer/ Reader in Applied Linguistics

Job Rank: Senior Lecturer; Senior Lecturer/Reader

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Job Purpose:

To lead the University’s research and teaching in Applied Linguistics within English Language & Linguistics. The Senior Lecturer or Reader will specifically lead, design, and convene a new international Masters programme in Applied Linguistics and an associated international Summer School. The post-holder will also undertake and promote international research within the College of Arts and play a vital role in leading the agenda of the School of Critical Studies and the College of Arts, in line with the University, College and School strategic objectives.

Two further posts will be appointed for this international Masters by an interview team which will include the successful candidate for this post.

Further Details:

The salary will be on the Research and Teaching Grade, level 9, £50,618 - £56,950 per annum

*The University may exceptionally appoint on the following contribution points: £58,655 - £62,219

The successful applicant will be eligible to join the Universities' Superannuation Scheme. Further information regarding the scheme is available from the Superannuation Officer, who is also prepared to advise on questions relating to the transfer of Superannuation benefits.

All research and related activities, including grants, donations, clinical trials, contract research, consultancy and commercialisation are required to be managed through the University's relevant processes (e.g. contractual and financial), in accordance with the University Court's policies.

Relocation assistance will be provided where appropriate.

New entrants to the University will be required to serve a probationary period of 6 months.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

We apologise for the late advertisement of this post on the LINGUIST List, due to staffing. We strongly encourage applications despite the short turnaround.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

Application Deadline: 12-Mar-2018

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Marc Alexander
Phone: 01413306501

Page Updated: 05-Mar-2018