LINGUIST List 31.2892

Thu Sep 24 2020

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics; Discipline of Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 23-Sep-2020
From: Director, Language and Communication Center <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics; Discipline of Linguistics; Ling & Literature: Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
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University or Organization: Nanyang Technological University
Department: School of Humanities
Job Location: Singapore, Singapore
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Discipline of Linguistics; Ling & Literature; English for Academic Purposes; Rhetoric and Composition

Required Language(s): English (eng)


School of Humanities
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Lecturer in Language and Communication Centre

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st among the world’s best young universities. Within NTU, the School of Humanities (SoH) pursues disciplinary excellence and promotes interdisciplinary teaching and research. The School aims to equip our students with critical thinking, research, and communication skills to enable them to realize their potential and to make lasting contributions to Singapore and beyond.

The Language and Communication Centre (LCC) in SoH offers communication courses to undergraduate and graduate students across the university, particularly in the disciplines of engineering, the humanities, sciences, and social sciences.

The School of Humanities seeks to fill 3 Lecturer positions in LCC. Candidates who have the following qualifications are encouraged to apply:
- PhD in Applied Linguistics, English for Academic Purposes, Linguistics, Literature, or Rhetoric and Composition
- Experience in teaching academic and/or discipline-specific writing
- Interest in new media and digital literacy
- An active research agenda

Successful candidates will be expected to teach academic writing and communication skills, and to conduct research.

Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package. For information on emoluments and general terms and conditions of service, see Terms and Conditions (

Application Procedure:
Please log on to the application link provided below to upload your application package, consisting of:
- A cover letter,
- Curriculum vitae,
- Teaching evaluations,
- Research statement,
- 1 writing sample and
- The names and contact details of at least three referees

Enquiries about the position may be addressed to:
Director, Language and Communication Centre at the contact information below.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applications will be open until 19 October 2020.

Application Deadline: 19-Oct-2020

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Director, Language and Communication Center

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