LINGUIST List 31.1717

Thu May 21 2020

Jobs: Semantics: Lecturer, Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 21-May-2020
From: Hana Filip <>
Subject: Semantics: Lecturer, Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf, Germany
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University or Organization: Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Duesseldorf, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Semantics


The Department of Linguistics at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf invites applications for a Lecturer in semantics, to begin October 1, 2020. A secondary specialization in pragmatics, philosophy of language, syntax, psycholinguistics, computational linguistics or another area of cognitive science is desirable; demonstrated experience with empirical and experimental methods (text/corpus linguistics) is also welcome.

The successful candidate will conduct research in the domain of semantics and related research areas, participate in the preparation of grant proposals, and teach a limited number of classes in semantics, pragmatics and logic at the BA, MA and PhD levels. While a good command of German is desirable, it is not essential.

The start date is October 1, 2020, and the initial appointment is until September 30, 2021 (with a possibility of an extension). Salary is on the German scale TV-L E13, %100.

Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. degree (or an equivalent degree) by the time of application. Applications for this position should be submitted electronically, the subject line “Lecturer in Semantics”, to the application email provided below.

The application should include a CV, a brief statement of research interests (up to 4 pages), links to papers, or electronic versions thereof. Applicants must arrange to have three letters of recommendation (in scanned form) sent to the application email provided below.

The Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender.

Application Deadline: 25-Jun-2020

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Hana Filip

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