Special Scientist in Linguistics
The Department of English Studies at the University of Cyprus invites applications for one (1) Special Scientist position in Linguistics for the Fall Semester 2018/19, pending final approval and funding by the University authorities. The position can potentially be renewed for one more semester.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The successful candidate will be required to:
- teach one (1) tutorial lab in two (2) smaller-group sessions for the compulsory undergraduate course ENG 240 PEDAGOGICAL GRAMMAR (intended as grammar labs for syntax exercises) .
- guide students.
- administer and mark the final exam for the course she or he will teach.
Remuneration is 60 Euro per teaching hour for PhD holders and 40 Euro per teaching hour for MA holders. Teaching duties start September 3 and end December 14. The paid employment is for 15 weeks throughout the F all semester 2018/19. Payment is made as follows: €60 (or €40) per hour Χ teaching hours X 15 weeks for the Fall Semester.
Candidates must hold an MA or PhD in Linguistics with competence in the grammar of English and have excellent command of English grammar . Applicants do not necessarily need to be citizens of the Republic of Cyprus. Experience in teaching grammar and/or syntax courses will be an asset.
Applicants must submit :
- A letter of application, stating their interest in the position
- Curriculum Vitae, with full contact details
- Recent Evaluations, if available
The successful candidate will be asked to submit certified copies from the Ministry of Education of Cyprus (if degrees were acquired in Cyprus) or from the respective institution abroad.
In case an applicant is employed in the public or wider public sector of the Republic of Cyprus, she/he must obtain permission to work at the University from the appropriate Department/Ministry, or wider public sector authority. Applications must be sent electronically (as pdf attachments) to Professor Kleanthes K. Grohmann , Coordinator of the Linguistics Section, at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for receiving applications is Friday, 15th June 2018. Incomplete applications or applications sent after the deadline will not be considered.
For more details and other information, interested individuals may contact Prof. Grohmann at the above email address.