Professorship for Germanic Linguistics
Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Faculty of Arts

The professorship is to represent the subject of Germanic linguistics with a focus on grammar and lexicon in research and teaching. On the one hand, the applicant should have a theoretical focus in the fields of morphology and syntax and, on the other hand, be familiar with corpus linguistic procedures. In addition, a further focus is on one of the following areas: lexicontheory, semantics, linguistic theory. Lehramtausbildung is a central part of the professorship. For this reason, proven experience or interests in the fields of norms and variance as well as linguistics and school are expected. 

It is also expected to be involved in teaching in the undergraduate courses of Germanic linguistics, in the Master's degree in Germanic linguistics and in interdisciplinary courses in linguistics. Finally, the willingness to cooperate in interdisciplinary research foci, demonstrable experience in the successful acquisition of third-party funding and a visible network in the national and international research community are expected. 

Prerequisites are PhD and Habilitation or equivalent scientific achievements as well as pedagogic suitability. 

The Friedrich Schiller University of Jena is striving to increase the proportion of female professors. It therefore encourages female scientists to apply. Severely handicapped persons will be preferred in case of equal qualification. In the case of a first appointment to a professorship, the employment relationship is initially limited in principle, but exceptions are possible. 

Please send your application including the usual documents (CV, list of publications and lectures, information on external funding, copies of certificates and documents) in electronic form in one file in the format * .pdf until 27/02/2017 to the following address:

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