LINGUIST List 32.2019

Thu Jun 10 2021

Jobs: Psycholinguistics; Phonetics: Instructor, University of Edinburgh

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 28-May-2021
From: Alice Turk <>
Subject: Psycholinguistics; Phonetics: Instructor, University of Edinburgh, UK
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University or Organization: University of Edinburgh
Department: Linguistics & English Language
Job Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Web Address:
Job Title: Senior Teaching Coordinator (Statistics)

Job Rank: Instructor

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Psycholinguistics; Statistics


The School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences (PPLS) are seeking to appoint a Senior Teaching Coordinator (Statistics) to contribute to the delivery of high-quality statistics teaching within their Linguistics & English Language Science and Psychology units.

Candidates with a background in Linguistics and/or Psychology will be especially welcome.

Within the relevant unit, the STC will take joint responsibility with other relevant PPLS staff for designing Undergraduate and MSc-level course syllabi, creating course materials for future use (for in-person and online delivery), implementing practical labs, coordinating a team of postgraduate tutors for statistics provision within PPLS, and acting as the first line of support for tutors and students on statistics courses. The STC will additionally deliver lectures as required. In addition, the STC will offer statistical support for MSc and PhD dissertations and for staff, via consultancy sessions. The STC will have responsibility for training and coordinating the postgraduate tutors, coordinating weekly practical labs, developing lab materials, marking assessments, coordinating with the tutor team and lecturers for marking queries, holding weekly office hours for students, and running staff and student statistical consultancy sessions.

Further details about how to apply can be found at the application link provided below.

Application Deadline: 21-Jun-2021

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof. Alice Turk

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