LINGUIST List 31.784

Tue Feb 25 2020

Jobs: English; German; Gen Ling; Ling Theories; Pragmatics; Psycholing; Semantics: Researcher, Universität Kassel

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 19-Feb-2020
From: Holden Härtl <>
Subject: English; German; Gen Ling; Ling Theories; Pragmatics; Psycholing; Semantics: Researcher, Universität Kassel, Germany
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University or Organization: Universität Kassel
Department: Department of English and American Studies
Job Location: Kassel (Hesse), Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Research Assistent (Wissenschaftl. MA)

Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Linguistic Theories; Pragmatics; Psycholinguistics; Semantics

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            German (deu)


The Department of English and American Studies at Universität Kassel, Germany, invites applications for the following position (reference number 32957):

Research assistant (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, half-time position, E13 TV-H 50%), for three years, with an option on extension for two additional years, starting April 16, 2020.

For the official announcement follow this link:

Specifications: Applicants should hold an MA (or equivalent degree) in English or General Linguistics. Advanced skills in English and German are necessary.

Preference will be given to candidates whose academic interest lies in the fields of theoretical linguistics and / or psycholinguistics, with a focus on semantic-pragmatic or lexical research questions.

The successful applicant will be expected to complete a dissertation in one of the above research areas. The post involves teaching linguistics courses (2 SWS per week) in the BA / MA programs of the English department. Language of instruction is English.

Application procedure: Applications should be sent by e-mail to (CC: Please quote the reference number. For more information, contact Holden Härtl (

Women and candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Universität Kassel is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: 07-Mar-2020

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Holden Härtl
Phone: +49 561 804-7428

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