Lecturers in English Language
Manchester University, School of English
United Kingdom

Closing date : 14/04/2016
Reference : HUM-07911
Faculty / Organisational unit : Humanities
School / Directorate : School of Arts, Languages and Cultures 
Division : Linguistics and English Language
Employment type : Permanent
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary : £34,576 to £37,768 per annum
Hours per week : full time

This is an opportunity for two Linguists to join the Division of Linguistics and English Language in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures.

One of the appointed candidates will be a specialist in the history of the English Language, the other will be a specialist in some area of synchronic English usage (including, but not limited to; qualitative sociolinguistics, sociopragmatics, stylistics, or computer-mediated communication).

You must have a PhD in either English Language or Linguistics with a specific focus on English, and (near-)native command of the English language, with a track record of excellence in teaching and research in the field of English Language/Linguistics of English.

Candidates who can bring new and complementary strengths to the Division, and who can demonstrate an ability to design and teach undergraduate course units that are likely to appeal to a broad range of students will be preferred.

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Professor Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen

Head of the Division of Linguistics and English Language

Email: Maj-Britt.MosegaardHansen@manchester.ac.uk

General enquiries:

Email: hrservices@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Email: universityofmanchester@helpmeapply.co.uk

Tel: 01565 818 234

Date of external posting: Monday 14 March 2016

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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