LINGUIST List 31.1635

Fri May 15 2020

Jobs: English; Discipline of Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Innsbruck

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 15-May-2020
From: Reinhard Heuberger <>
Subject: English; Discipline of Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
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University or Organization: University of Innsbruck
Department: Department of English
Job Location: Tyrol, Austria
Web Address:
Job Title: University Assistant

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Discipline of Linguistics; English Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


University Assistant – Postdoc (40 hours/week), Department of English, University of Innsbruck

Contract period: 4 years (from October 1, 2020 until September 29, 2024)

Main tasks:
- Independent research and support of the area of English linguistics within the department;
- Third party fundraising

- Regular courses and supervision of students and final theses

- Support of organizational and administrative tasks

Required Qualifications:
- PhD/Dr.phil. degree in English linguistics;
- High research competence within English linguistics (proven by publications and conference presentations), at least one main research area needs to be related to text analysis, discourse analysis, language development or systemic linguistics;
- Experience at academic teaching

Required Language Skills:
- English: C2+,
- German: B1 or higher

Postdoc research project within English linguistics (outline to be submitted).

High communication skills and great ability to work in a team.

Application Deadline: 05-Jun-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Gabriella Mazzon

Page Updated: 15-May-2020