Reader in Second Language Sciences

Location
Portsmouth, Hampshire (GB)
Salary
£49,149 - £56,950 per annum
Posted
16 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Languages and Area Studies

Reader in Second Language Sciences

Employment type: Permanent
Employment basis: Full time
Salary:  £49,149 - £56,950 per annum
Post number: ZZ004162
Date published: 16 January 2018
Closing date: 22 February 2018 
 
Interview date: 5 March 2018 
 
Start Date: 2 April 2018 (subject to negotiation)
 
The School of Languages and Area Studies is seeking to employ a permanent Reader in Second Language Sciences to develop and lead a new Psycholinguistic research Lab in the new Centre for Research and Innovation in Language Sciences at the University of Portsmouth. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct high profile research and make a contribution to the next REF submission.
 
She/he will provide key support and guidance in the development and co-ordination of the new Centre for Research and Innovation in Language Sciences at the University of Portsmouth.
 
Candidates should have a PhD in a relevant area of Second Language Acquisition/Sciences. A proven track record of publishing securing grants as well as evidence of the ability to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels within an area of specialism is essential. Evidence of the ability to generate income generation and develop enterprise activities is also essential.

The interview process will include a presentation of research and a formal interview. Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Alessandro Benati (alessandro.benati@port.ac.uk).
 
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