LINGUIST List 31.2560

Wed Aug 12 2020

Jobs: Romance; Portuguese; Spanish; Syntax: Post Doc, Goethe University of Frankfurt

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 12-Aug-2020
From: Esther Rinke-Scholl <>
Subject: Romance; Portuguese; Spanish; Syntax: Post Doc, Goethe University of Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
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University or Organization: Goethe University of Frankfurt
Department: Romance Languages and Literatures
Job Location: Hessen, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Post-Doc Researcher

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Syntax

Required Language(s): Portuguese (por), Spanish (spa)


The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Faculty of Modern Languages at Goethe University Frankfurt invites applications for 1 position as Researcher (all genders welcome) (full-time position, pay scale E13 TV-G-U) to be filled on the 1st of November 2020. The position will be non-permanent for three years with the possibility of extension. The salary grade is based on the job characteristics of the collective agreement (TV-G-U) applicable to Goethe University.

The successful candidate is expected to actively participate in linguistic research and teaching activities of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. Teaching load is 6 teaching hours per week (three courses per semester) in the field of Portuguese and/or Spanish Linguistics. Participation in examinations, in organizational tasks and in research activities is expected. The position will be conducive to the realization of a postdoc project or further scientific qualification.

- Applicants should hold a PhD in linguistics or Romance Studies.
- An excellent command of German, Portuguese and/or Spanish is required.
- Teaching experience in the field of Romance linguistics and previous experience with academic self-government are an advantage.

Candidates interested in the position are requested to submit their applications, accompanied by the usual documents (cover letter, CV, academic degrees (if necessary with a certified translation to English or German), list of university courses in Romance linguistics and list of publications, including all documents in a single PDF file until September 10th, 2020 to Prof. Dr. Esther Rinke at the application email provided below.

Application Deadline: 10-Sep-2020

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Esther Rinke
Phone: +49174 7511003
Fax: 0

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