LINGUIST List 32.2443
Wed Jul 21 2021
Jobs: English; General Linguistics; History of Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Language Documentation; Translation: Assistant Professor, Radboud Universiteit
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University or Organization: Radboud Universiteit
Department: Modern Languages and Cultures
Job Location: Gelderland, Netherlands
Web Address: https://ltpx.nl/jCQJTjd
Job Title: Assistant Professor of English Linguistics
Job Rank: Assistant Professor; Teacher
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; History of Linguistics;
Language Acquisition; Language Documentation; Translation
Required Language(s): English (eng)
Assistant Professor of English Linguistics
Are you an ambitious academic with broad teaching and research expertise and a focus on English language learning and teaching, who would like to join our English Linguistics group?
As Assistant Professor of English Linguistics
you will join the staff of English Language and Culture, which is part of the department of Modern Languages and Cultures in the Faculty of Arts and is responsible for two BA programmes, English Language and Culture and American Studies. We
expect that a minimum of 35% of your time will be devoted to research, and the rest will be devoted to teaching (including administrative duties). You will primarily teach courses in the BA programmes offered by English Language and Culture
and in the Master's programmes in Linguistics. You will be responsible for providing education in a number of areas related to English language proficiency, including the British English pronunciation component of the Oral Communication
Skills course. The linguistics and language proficiency component of the BA programme is undergoing revisions to which you will be expected to contribute, particularly by leading the development of ICT resources for English language
teaching. You will also be expected to supervise internships, BA and MA theses, and PhD dissertations in your specialisation.
- A PhD in Linguistics with a specialisation in English language learning and teaching.
- A track record of publications commensurate with your career stage.
- A native or a near-native command of British English.
- Demonstrable experience with second language learning and teaching in a TESOL context (at BA level),
with a preference for a specialisation in the use and development of ICT applications for TESOL.
- Ability to contribute to the teaching of British English pronunciation and phonetics and to cover both British and American English will
be strong advantages.
- Basic university teaching qualification (BKO) or an equivalent qualification, or the willingness and ability to obtain this qualification within two years.
Conditions of employment:
contract: 1.5 years with the possibilty of a permanent contract.
Employment: 1.0 FTE.
The gross monthly salary amounts to a minimum of € 4,538 and a maximum of € 5,826 based on a 38-hour working week, depending on previous
education and number of years of relevant work experience (salary scale 12).
In addition to the salary: an 8% holiday allowance and an 8.3% end-of-year bonus.
Duration contract: 1.5 years with the possibility of a
The intended start date is 1 January 2022.
You will be able to use our Dual Career and Family Care Services. Our Dual Career and Family Care Officer can assist you with family-related support, help your
partner or spouse prepare for the local labour market, provide customized support in their search for employment and help your family settle in Nijmegen.
Please address your application via the
application form, no later than 31 August 2021, 23:59 Amsterdam Time Zone.
Your application should include the following attachments:
Motivation letter, explaining your reasons for choosing to apply for this post, your
qualifications and how they fit the job description in terms of research, teaching, and administrative experience (if any), and CV.
The first round of interviews will take place on 20 September 2021. The second round of interviews
will take place on 5 October 2021. A sample lecture is be part of the selection procedure.
For a more detailed job description, please visit the application link provided below.
Agency calls are not appreciated.
Application Deadline: 31-Aug-2021
Web Address for Applications: https://ltpx.nl/b8RyWXK
Page Updated: 23-Jul-2021