Professorship in Phonetics at the Department of Linguistics. Reference number SU 611-2353-09. Deadline for applications: November 30, 2009.
Maria Koptjevskaja Tamm
tamm at LING.SU.SE
Wed Oct 28 13:59:56 UTC 2009
Professorship in Phonetics at the Department of Linguistics. Reference
number SU 611-2353-09. Deadline for applications: November 30, 2009.
The Department of Linguistics at Stockholm University has opened a call
for a Professor in Phonetics, with special focus on Experimental Phonetics.
The Phonetics Laboratory of the Department of Linguistics is
experimentally oriented, in particular in the areas of language
acquisition, speech perception and acoustic phonetics. To widen the
scope of its current research in Phonetics, the Department of
Linguistics seeks a professor in Phonetics with documented interest in
experimental research in the areas of Speech Physiology and Speech
Production as well as with the capacity to integrate the Phonetic
research in a broad biological and general Phonetics perspective.
In addition to own research, the candidate is also expected to supervise
students and to teach courses, in particular at the post-graduate and
advanced levels. The candidate must also be prepared to participate in
the Departments’ research and to initiate, organize and direct research
projects. As professor, the candidate is expected to initiate and
maintain research contacts with other Departments, both within Stockholm
University and from other national or foreign Universities and High
Schools, as well as to take leadership assignments within Stockholm
University’s Department of Linguistics, including the associated
To qualify for this professor position the candidate must have
documented scientific and pedagogical merits (4 kap 5 § HF). The
candidate’s scientific merits must be significantly higher than what is
required for an associate professor.
The primary evaluation criterion will be the quality of the candidate’s
scientific research. Scientific production in the areas of speech
physiology and speech production are of high relevance for the
evaluation of the candidate’s scientific profile. Documented experience
of successful grant applications to external funding agencies as well as
scientific breadth and team work are important evaluation aspects.
Particular attention will be paid to the candidate’s pedagogical skills.
Also the candidate’s administrative skills and ability to interact with
the public and representing the Department’s research and developmental
work will be taken into account.
The application must comply with the guidelines published in
www.su.se/nyanstallning. The candidate is encouraged to read the
document “Meritering för anställning som lärare” (Evaluation criteria
for teaching jobs), posted at the web-address above. Please note that no
more than 10 scientific publications/documents are allowed as
attachments to the application.
Non-Swedish speaking applicants are expected to learn Swedish if
selected for this professorship.
For further information, please contact Francisco Lacerda, Professor in
Phonetics, frasse at ling.su.se.
Union representatives are Bo Ekengren (SACO), Lisbeth Häggberg
(Fackförbundet ST), telephone +46-(0)8-16 2000 (switchboard), and Gunnar
Stenberg (SEKO), telephone +46-(0)70-316 43 41.
Please send your application marked with the reference number SU
611-2353-09 no later than November 30, 2009, to:
SE-106 91 STOCKHOLM
or by e-mail to: registrator at su.se.
Prof. Maria Koptjevskaja Tamm
Inst. för lingvistik, Stockholms universitet
106 91 Stockholm, Sverige
tel. +46-(0)8-16 26 20
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