24.583, Jobs: Syntax: Assistant Professor, Universitaet Leipzig
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Subject: 24.583, Jobs: Syntax: Assistant Professor, Universitaet Leipzig
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Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 14:23:42
From: Gereon Mueller [gereon.mueller at uni-leipzig.de]
Subject: Syntax: Assistant Professor, Universitaet Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
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University or Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
Job Location: Leipzig, Germany
Web Address: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~asw/
Job Rank: Assistant Professor
Specialty Areas: Syntax
The Department of Linguistics of Universitaet Leipzig is seeking to fill the
position of Assistant Professor (W1 Juniorprofessur) in Syntax to begin on
October 1, 2013.
The holder of this position will conduct both teaching and research in the
subject area. Applicants are expected to have an excellent scientific record
in syntactic theory and to have an internationally visible research profile.
Further expertise in at least one of the following areas is desirable:
(a) mathematical linguistics;
(c) experimental approaches;
(d) non-European languages.
The professorship will involve teaching duties at both graduate and
undergraduate levels. Willingness to participate in cooperative research
projects is expected.
The professorship is not a tenure-track position. The post is initially for
three years, with the possibility of a further three-year extension.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent by the starting date.
Knowledge of German is desirable but not necessary in the first instance,
though it is expected that the successful candidate will be willing to learn
the language to a sufficient degree to be able to teach introductory courses
Rights and duties associated with the position, as well as preconditions for
employment, are specified in §§ 58, 63, 64, 70 of the Saxonian state law for
universities (SaechsHSFG), and in the Saxonian regulation of service duties
(DAVOHS). Universitaet Leipzig is an equal opportunity employer. Disabled
persons are encouraged to apply and will be given preference in case of
Applications should include the usual supporting documents (CV, list of
publications, list of presentations, copy of Ph.D./Dr.Phil certificate.).
For the German version of this announcement, see:
Application Deadline: 01-Mar-2013
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Loerscher
Dekan der Philologischen Fakultaet
Email: gereon.mueller at uni-leipzig.de
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