LINGUIST List 31.158

Fri Jan 10 2020

Jobs: Applied Linguistics: Post Doc, Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (MultiLing ) / University of Oslo

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Date: 09-Jan-2020
From: Elizabeth Lanza <elizabeth.lanzailn.uio.no>
Subject: Applied Linguistics: Post Doc, Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (MultiLing ) / University of Oslo, Norway
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University or Organization: Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (MultiLing )/University of Oslo
Department: Depatment of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies
Job Location: Oslo, Norway
Web Address: https://www.hf.uio.no/multiling/english/
Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow in Multilingualism

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Multilingualism, Sociolinguistics


Description:

A three-year Postdoctoral Research Fellowship is available at the Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (MultiLing) at the Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies, University of Oslo, Norway. MultiLing is a Center of Excellence funded by the Research Council of Norway.

MultiLing seeks to recruit a postdoctoral candidate with excellent research qualifications who will work with MultiLing researchers in line with the Center’s Research Strategy Plan. The announced position is devoted to studies of multilingualism in Norwegian contexts, with a special focus on formal and/or informal language learning and development, in one or more of the following areas:

- Multilingualism in educational and institutional settings
- Multilingualism and mediated communication (for instance use of minoritized languages and/or non-standard varieties)
- Multilingualism in public spaces

Applicants are expected to present an independent research project proposal. The positions are available for a period of three years, starting April 1, 2020. There is a 10% component of the position devoted to teaching and administrative duties. The main purpose of postdoctoral research fellowships is to qualify researchers for work in higher academic positions within their disciplines.

For further details, please see the job announcement online.

Application Deadline: 24-Jan-2020

Web Address for Applications: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/178800/postdoctoral-research-fellowship-in-multilingualism
Contact Information:
Professor/Center Director Elizabeth Lanza
Email: elizabeth.lanzailn.uio.no


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