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Job Announcement: University of Konstanz

General Linguistics; Pragmatics: Junior Professor, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany

Employer: University of Konstanz
Job Location: Konstanz, Germany
Title: Junior Professor
Rank: Junior Professor
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.1154
Date Submitted: 07-Mar-2013
Job Description: The University of Konstanz, with its Institutional Strategy to Promote Top-Level Research, has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments.

The Department of Linguistics in the Faculties of Humanities at the University of Konstanz invites applications for a Junior Professorship in Pragmatics (Salary Scale W 1) with expertise in formal pragmatics and/or experimental pragmatics, to be filled by the winter semester 2013/2014.

The selected candidate is expected to carry out research in pragmatics and teach courses both at the undergraduate (BA, Lehramt) and graduate level (MA, Ph.D.). Cooperation with existing and planned research proposals at the department is expected.

Recent doctoral graduates of outstanding quality may apply. We are interested in candidates who have an excellent international publication record, as shown for example by an outstanding dissertation, publications in established linguistic journals, conference papers and awards, and who exhibit strong skills in the classroom. For further information please contact Prof. Maribel Romero Sangüesa at the contact email address or by phone below.

The University of Konstanz is an equal opportunity employer and tries to increase the number of women in research and teaching. The University of Konstanz encourages disabled people to apply. They will be given preference if appropriately qualified. The University of Konstanz has been certified to be a family-friendly institution by the Hertie Foundation and is committed to further the compatibility of work and family life. The University of Konstanz offers a "Dual Career Program". Information can be obtained from:

Applications including a CV, a list of publications, a record of teaching experience, photocopies of academic degree certificates as well as a completed submission form (see the application URL below) and reference to Job Offer No. 2013/045 must reach the head of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Konstanz at the latest by April 5nd, 2013. The job announcement and the application form can be found at the application website address below.

The application documents will be electronically processed and not returned. For further information, please contact the University of Konstanz via e-mail:
Application Deadline: 05-Apr-2013
Application Email: click here to access email
Application URL:
Contact Information: Maribel  Romero , Professor Dr.
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Phone: +49 (0) 7531 / 88-2728