LINGUIST List 31.2233

Thu Jul 09 2020

Jobs: Typology: Lecturer, University of Cambridge

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>



Date: 28-Jun-2020
From: Ian Roberts <igr20cam.ac.uk>
Subject: Typology: Lecturer, University of Cambridge, UK
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University or Organization: University of Cambridge
Department: Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
Job Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Web Address: https://www.mmll.cam.ac.uk/dtal
Job Title: Teaching Associate in Language Typology

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Typology


Description:

The Section of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Associate in Language Typology from 1 October 2020 for 12 months (to 30 September 2021). The successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Linguistics.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to teach Language Typology on undergraduate Linguistics Tripos papers at introductory, intermediate and advanced levels, as well as contribute to teaching and supervision of MPhil students. Teaching will include lectures, seminars, supervisions and practical sessions. The successful candidate will also be expected to take an active part in general Departmental administration and examining. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also essential.

The closing date for applications is midnight (GMT) on Tuesday 21 July 2020 and interviews are planned for the following week, subject to change. It is expected that the interview will be conducted virtually, using Microsoft Teams or Zoom. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to present a short lecture on a topic in Language Typology.

Further information about vacancy GP23252 is available at https://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/26058/file/Further+Particulars.pdf

How to apply?
For your application to be considered please submit a covering letter, and a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, along with the names and addresses of two referees who are familiar with your work in the relevant field. You should ask your two referees to submit their references directly to Ruth Farley at referencesmmll.cam.ac.uk before the closing date. Please quote the vacancy reference number on your application and in any correspondence about these vacancies.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Professor Ian Roberts, Director of Section, at igr20cam.ac.uk. On questions of procedure, please contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonneladmin.cam.ac.uk. Further information about the Faculty is available at https://www.mmll.cam.ac.uk/.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Please submit a covering letter, and a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, along with the names and addresses of two referees who are familiar with your work in the relevant field. You should ask your two referees to submit their references directly to Ruth Farley at referencesmmll.cam.ac.uk before the closing date. Please quote the vacancy reference number on your application and in any correspondence about these vacancies.

Application Deadline: 21-Jul-2020

Web Address for Applications: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/26058/
Contact Information:
Professor Ian Roberts
Email: igr20cam.ac.uk


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