LINGUIST List 32.306

Mon Jan 25 2021

Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Ghent University

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 24-Jan-2021
From: Stef Slembrouck <>
Subject: English; Applied Linguistics: Assistant Professor, Ghent University, Flanders, Belgium
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University or Organization: Ghent University
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Flanders, Belgium
Web Address:
Job Title: Professor in English Linguistics and Language Proficiency

Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; ESL

Required Language(s): English (eng)


- You teach various course units in English Linguistics and English Language Proficiency.
- You coordinate the learning trajectory in English language proficiency.

- You conduct research in English Linguistics and English Language Proficiency (more specifically with reference to EFL, ESL and EAP)

Academic Services:
- You take part in the internal and external service provision of the Department of Linguistics and the English section

- You have already conducted eminent academic research in the field of appointment (more specifically with reference to EFL, ESL, EAP), as is clearly reflected in publications in high-quality academic journals and peer-reviewed books;
- You are capable of initiating and supervising academic research and acquiring the necessary funding for this;
- You are didactically skilled to teach university students to develop their academic competencies;

Recommended are:
- Experience with teaching EFL, ESL, EAP
- Experience with teaching English language history and a thematic overview of English linguistics
- Experience in teaching large groups using learner activating methods
- International mobility, among other things, research stays at institutions other than the one where you obtained your highest academic degree;
- Positively evaluated experience as a lecturer of academic subjects and/or coordinating academic teaching;
- Professional development of teaching practice.

- Your work is quality-oriented;
- You take initiative;
- You are able to coordinate a team and function in a team environment.

Admission requirements:
- You hold a thesis-based doctorate or a diploma or certificate that is recognised as equivalent (article V.20 Codex Higher Education).
- You have at least two years of postdoctoral experience on 1 September 2021 (counted from the date on doctoral diploma).

Online applications only. To apply, please visit the application link provided below.

Application Deadline: 18-Feb-2021

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Prof Stef Slembrouck
Phone: +32-476-681940

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