LINGUIST List 31.1059

Wed Mar 18 2020

Jobs: Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Manchester

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 16-Mar-2020
From: Tine Breban <tine.brebanmanchester.ac.uk>
Subject: Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Manchester
Department: Department of Linguistics and English Language
Job Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Job Title: Lecturer in Linguistics (Teaching and Research)

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics; Bi/Multi-lingualism


Description:

The School of Arts, Languages and Cultures at the University of Manchester invites applications for a 34 months lectureship post in Linguistics, within the Department of Linguistics and English Language (starting from 1st September 2020). The successful candidate will have a record of excellence in theory-driven research and teaching in language acquisition (excluding TESOL and language pedagogy), and/or sociolinguistics, and/or bi/multi-lingualism.

The successful candidate will be expected to make a strong contribution to the research strategy of the School by publishing high-quality peer-reviewed research outputs. They will be expected to contribute to curriculum design and teaching on the English Language and Linguistics undergraduate programmes and the Linguistics MA programme by offering modules in the area(s) of language acquisition, and/or sociolinguistics, and/or bi/multi-lingualism. They will also be expected to contribute to administrative tasks within the Department or School, and participate in regular recruitment activities and staff-student events.

A full job description and person specification criteria are available online at https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/.

Internal job reference HUM-15436.

Application Deadline: 13-Apr-2020

Web Address for Applications: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=18803
Contact Information:
Head of Department, Dr Tine Breban
Email: tine.brebanmanchester.ac.uk


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