LINGUIST List 30.4430

Thu Nov 21 2019

Support: English; General Linguistics: PhD, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 21-Nov-2019
From: Holger Diessel <>
Subject: English; General Linguistics: PhD, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
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Department: Department of English
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Duties: Research,Teaching

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
English Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)


The English Department of the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena invites applications for a PhD position in the area of English linguistics. The position is initially restricted to three years, but renewable.

The candidate must have an MA in English Linguistics or an equivalent degree (i.e. in General Linguistics). The position involves work towards a PhD in English Linguistics, participation in the department’s research activities, and a teaching load of one class per semester. The language of instruction is English.

The candidate should have some experience in corpus linguistics (and/or psycholinguistics) and a background in usage-based linguistics.

If possible, the position is to be filled on April 1, 2020. Candidates are requested to send their application (CV, application letter, and two letters of reference) to:
Simone Bahlmann-Schulze (email:

Full consideration will be given to applications received by January 15th, 2020; but later applications will be considered until the position has been filled.

The Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Applications Deadline: 15-Jan-2020

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Holger Diessel
        Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Institut für Anglistik/Amerikanistik
        Ernst-Abbe Platz 6
        Jena 07743

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Holger Diessel

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