[Corpora-List] Tenure-track position on Spanish Linguistics / Applied Linguistics, U. Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Gemma Boleda gemma.boleda at upf.edu
Tue Sep 17 11:54:29 CEST 2019

Department of Translation and Language Sciences Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

*Call for applications for a tenure-track position (Tenure-track UPF – "La Caixa") on Spanish Linguistics / Applied Linguistics* The Department of Translation and Language Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, invites applications for one *tenure track faculty position* in the topical area of Spanish Linguistics/Applied Linguistics. We seek highly qualified applicants with a strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching. Applicants must hold a PhD at the time of application, preferably in Spanish (Applied) Linguistics or related disciplines, and must have demonstrated an ability to conduct outstanding independent research with publications at an international level.

The Department is especially interested in candidates whose research profile matches the following areas related to the acquisition and learning of Spanish: a) empirical approaches to acquisition and learning in bilingual and multilingual contexts (experimental, corpus-based, sociolinguistic, etc.); b) language learning methodologies for technology-mediated environments; c) development of digital teaching/learning resources.

The potential to complement existing departmental research strengths as well as to create synergies between the applicant's research and the department's existing research activity ( https://www.upf.edu/web/traduccio/grupsderecerca) will be especially valued.

The annual gross salary is ca. 34,000€. A startup packageof about 20,000€ is available contingent on the evaluation of the candidate's research project proposal. Applicants must demonstrate capacity for teaching Peninsular Spanish (Spanish Grammar and Linguistics) and for coordinating the teaching of these subjects both at undergraduate and graduate levels (including Master's and PhD supervision). If a candidate holds a PhD from Pompeu Fabra University, he or she must have been in a situation of contractual disassociation from UPF for at least 24 months after the PhD was obtained.

In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by October 15th. Applications should be submitted through this form <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe5d6-IJ_zrtpAFdS1uIum1J6gXzFoYwwjhYlVLWbDh_hwAGw/viewform> including the following documents:

- a cover letter - full curriculum vitae - 2 selected publications from the last 5 years - a research project proposal to be developed in the first three years (suggested template: 1. Introduction: State of the Art and Aims, 2. Methodology and Timeline, 3. Budget, 4. Communication Plan) - teaching statement (2 pages)

Applicants must arrange for 3 reference letters from referees external to UPF, to be sent directly by them to treballar.dtcl at upf.edu by the closing date.

For informal inquiries, please email treballar.dtcl at upf.edu with the subject "Tenure-track position Spanish Linguistics/Applied Linguistics".

The selection process will consist of two phases. In phase 1, the selection committee will evaluate the applicants' merits based on the documentation provided, as well as the reference letters, and will issue a short list. In phase 2, the shortlisted candidates will be invited to a research seminar and an interview with the committee. At the end of the process, the committee will issue a prioritized list of candidates.

Anticipated timeline:

Phase 1. Deadline for application: 15th of October2019. Deadline for shortlist, 15th of November2019

Phase 2. Interviews and research seminars: December2019

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