LINGUIST List 32.2314

Thu Jul 08 2021

Jobs: English; German; Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Lectuer, Universität Kassel

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Date: 08-Jul-2021
From: Holden Härtl <>
Subject: English; German; Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics: Lectuer, Universität Kassel, Germany
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University or Organization: Universität Kassel
Department: English and American Studies
Job Location: Kassel (Hesse), Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Lecturer (Lehrkraft für besondere Aufgaben)

Job Rank: Lecturer

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Psycholinguistics

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


The Department of English and American Studies at Universität Kassel, Germany, invites applications for the following post (reference number: 34106): Lecturer (Lehrkraft für besondere Aufgaben, half-time position, E13 TV-H 50%), for 12 months, starting October 1, 2021.

For the official announcement and the university’s online application platform 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.

The post involves teaching linguistics courses (7 SWS per week) in the BA / MA programs of the English department. Language of instruction is English. Preference will be given to candidates whose teaching expertise lies in the fields of theoretical linguistics and the core areas of grammar as well as its interfaces with a focus on English.

The post offers the opportunity to develop, in close cooperation with the Chair of English Linguistics, a proposal for a research project including funding of a research position for the applicant. The ideal candidate’s research interest has a focus in theoretical linguistics and semantic-pragmatic phenomena (e.g., expressivity in language) and in the analysis of empirical data. For more information contact Holden Härtl ( /

Applications must be completed via the university’s online application platform, which can be accessed following the above link.

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

Application Deadline: 29-Jul-2021

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

Page Updated: 08-Jul-2021