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Fri Aug 11 2006
Jobs: L1/2 Acquisition/Semantics: Lecturer or Assistant Prof, U Cyprus
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L1/2 Acquisition/Semantics: Lecturer or Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
Message 1: L1/2 Acquisition/Semantics: Lecturer or Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
From: Kleanthes Grohmann <kleanthIucy.ac.cy>
Subject: L1/2 Acquisition/Semantics: Lecturer or Assistant Professor, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
University or Organization: University of Cyprus
Department: English Studies
Web Address: http://www.hum.ucy.ac.cy/ENG
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Semantics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
The University of Cyprus announces one academic position at the rank of
Lecturer or Assistant Professor:
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH STUDIES
The Department of English Studies of the University of Cyprus seeks
applicants for a tenure-track position in Linguistics at the rank of
Lecturer or Assistant Professor.
The candidate should have a research specialization in first and/or second
language acquisition with demonstrated expertise in semantics and pragmatics.
The successful candidate is expected to teach courses ranging from
introductory undergraduate to graduate level courses. Teaching load: Two
courses per semester.
For all academic ranks, a PhD from a recognized University is required. University
of Cyprus employment policies require the PhD in hand at the
time of application.
In other words, eligible candidates must have been
awarded their doctoral degree
by August 2006.
The minimum requirements for each academic rank can be found in
The criteria for the selection are the research record and scientific
contribution, teaching in high quality undergraduate and graduate
curricula, as well as the overall academic experience of the candidate.
The language of instruction is English.
Holding a citizenship of the Republic of Cyprus is not a requirement.
The annual gross salary for these positions (including the 13th salary) is:
Assistant Professor (Scale A13-A14) CY 28.599 - CY 38.576
Lecturer (Scale A12-A13) CY 24.152 - CY 35.374
(At present 1 Euro = 05756 CY£ and 1$ = 0.4528 CY£)
Interested individuals must submit the following items by Monday 6th of
a letter stating the academic rank or ranks for which the applicant is
interested in, the field of study and the date when he/she may be able to
assume duties in the event of selection
a Curriculum Vitae (6 copies)
a brief summary of previous work and a statement of plans for future
research (up to 1500 words - 6 copies)
a list of publications (6 copies)
a Copies of the three most representative publications (6 copies)
a Copies of degree certificates
In addition, the applicants must ask three academic referees to send
letters of recommendation directly to the University. ?he names and
addresses of these referees must be submitted with the application.
Additional confidential information may be sought. The letters of
recommendation must reach the University by Monday 6th of November 2006.
The Curriculum Vitae and the statement of previous work experience and
future research plans should be written in English. If applicable, they may
also be submitted in Greek and/or in Turkish.
Applications, other documents and reference letters submitted in the past
will not be considered and must be re-submitted.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Applications, other documents and reference letters have to be delivered by
hand to the Human Resources Services of the University of Cyprus at the
Council/Senate Anastasios G Leventis Building until Monday the 6th of
November 2006 the latest or to be sent by post (stamped by the post office
by the 6th of November 2006 the latest, will be considered valid provided
they are received by the Human Resources Services, University of Cyprus, 75
Kallipoleos, P.O. Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, Cyprus by the 13th of November
2006 the latest. The sole responsibility will be upon the interested
For more information please contact the Human Resources Services (phone:
+357 2289 4158, fax: +357 2289 4480) or the Department of English.
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