29.2915, Jobs: English; German Sign Language; Psycholinguistcs; Translation: Professor, University of Potsdam

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Subject: 29.2915, Jobs: English; German Sign Language; Psycholinguistcs; Translation: Professor, University of Potsdam

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Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:32:31
From:  University of Potsdam [ausschreibungen at uni-potsdam.de]
Subject: English; German Sign Language; Psycholinguistcs; Translation: Professor, University of Potsdam, Germany

University or Organization: University of Potsdam 
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: 14469 Potsdam, Germany 
Web Address: https://www.uni-potsdam.de/en/ling/index.html
Job Title: Professorship (W2) for Developmental Language Disorders (Tenure Track)
Job Rank: Professor

Specialty Areas: Psycholinguistics; Translation 

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                      German Sign Language (gsg) 


Applicants should demonstrate an excellent record in experimental
psycholinguistic research on developmental disorders of the early acquisition
of spoken and/or written language, as evidenced by peer-reviewed international
journal publications. Expertise in the variability of language development
under various learning conditions is expected (e.g. hearing impairments,
general developmental delays, specific language impairments or developmental

The successful candidate will be integrated into an international scientific
network and will have experience in writing grant applications. She or he
should be ready for collaboration in existing research projects on early
language acquisition and its impairments and for independent grant
applications as part of larger research units (e.g., SFB 1287: Limits of
Variability in Language; the Crossing the Borders Research Group).
Furthermore, it is expected that the applicant will contribute to the
activities of the University Research Focus Group on Cognitive Sciences.

The position includes teaching in English and German in the bachelor’s and
international master’s programs offered by the Linguistics Department,
specifically in the bachelor’s program in patholinguistics.

This call for applications is meant exclusively for applicants who are at the
beginning of their careers as university lecturers and whose appointment would
be a first-time appointment in accordance with Section 43 subsection 1
sentence 3 of the Brandenburg Higher Education Act (BbgHG).

The following application requirements for professors must be documented in
accordance with Section 41 of the Brandenburg Higher Education Act
(Brandenburgisches Hochschulgesetz, BbgHG): 
- A completed university degree, pedagogical aptitude, and a special ability
for scientific work, as is typically documented by a dissertation project; 
- Comprehensive competences in science management and additional scholarly
achievements as evidenced by a Habilitation (post-doctoral dissertation), a
junior professorship or work as a research associate at an institution of
higher education or an extramural research institution, or scholarly activity
in the private sector, or in a similar social field, whether in Germany or
- A tenure track review as defined in Section 46 subsection 2 BbgHG cannot
have already been completed.

The appointment procedure shall be done in accordance with Section 40 BbgHG.
The appointment shall be made with the provisioning of an equivalent budgeted
position. The candidate shall initially be hired for a period of five years,
as a civil servant or as an employee. A tenure track evaluation will take
place in a timely manner before the expiration of this period. If the tenure
track review results in a positive finding, then the position will become a
tenured professorship (tenure track; www.uni-potsdam.de/tenure-track).

The University strives for a balanced gender ratio at all levels. Severely
disabled applicants will be given preferential consideration in the event of
equal qualification. We expressly invite applications from people with
migration backgrounds.

Applications (with a presentation of your research interests, curriculum
vitae, copies of academic certificates and documents, a list of publications,
a list of conducted courses and a list of externally funded projects) should
be sent (in a single PDF file) to the University of Potsdam at
ausschreibungen at uni-potsdam.de by August 31st, 2018.

You can find more information at:

Application Deadline:  (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: ausschreibungen at uni-potsdam.de 
Contact Information
	University of Potsdam 
	Email: ausschreibungen at uni-potsdam.de 


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