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Jobs: Dutch Syntax/Semantics: Full-Time Prof at Lecturer Rank, Ghent U
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Syntax & Semantics of Dutch: Full-Time Professor at Lecturer Rank, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Message 1: Syntax & Semantics of Dutch: Full-Time Professor at Lecturer Rank, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
From: Johan De Caluwe <Johan.DeCaluweUGent.be>
Subject: Syntax & Semantics of Dutch: Full-Time Professor at Lecturer Rank, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
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University or Organization: Ghent University
Department: Department of Dutch Linguistics
Job Location: Ghent, Belgium
Web Address: http://www.ugent.be
Job Rank: Full-Time Professor at Lecturer Rank
Specialty Areas: Semantics; Syntax
Required Language(s): Dutch (nld)
The faculty of Arts and Philosophy has a vacancy for a professorship,
starting from October 1, 2010. It concerns a position as full-time
Professor in the rank of Lecturer (docent) (Tenure Track system) in the
Department of Dutch Linguistics, charged with academic teaching (in Dutch),
scientific research and carrying out scientific duties in the field of
- candidates should hold a PhD or a degree recognized as equivalent,
with a doctoral thesis in the field of Dutch linguistics;
- candidates are required to have at least two years of postdoctoral
experience on October 1, 2010;
- candidates are required to have research experience in the field of
syntax and semantics of Dutch, preferably from a functional perspective,
proved by contributions to national and international conferences and by
recent publications in national and international peer reviewed journals
- having proved experience in international mobility, amongst others
through participation in research programs at research institutions not
linked to the university where the highest degree was obtained, is recommended;
- candidates are required to possess the necessary didactic,
organizational and communicative skills for teaching at an academic level.
The governing language at Ghent University is Dutch; however, persons who
do not speak Dutch as a native language are welcome to apply.
The candidates are requested to submit:
- the necessary attestations of competence (copies of degrees);
- an outline (of max. 1500 words) explaining their views on academic
teaching, research and service in relation to this vacancy.
1. candidates will be short-listed on the basis of their curriculum
vitae, bibliography and the outline;
2. short-listed applicants will be invited for an interview, on the
basis of which the final selection will be made.
More detailed information on this vacancy can be obtained from prof. Johan
De Caluwe (mailto:Johan.DeCaluweUGent.be or + 32 (0) 9 264 40 83) and
prof. Jacques Van Keymeulen (mailto:Jacques.VanKeymeulenUGent.be
+ 32 (0) 9 264 40 81).
This full-time position is a tenure-track temporary appointment for a
period of five years, at the end of which a tenure decision will be taken
as full-time Professor in the rank of Senior Lecturer (hoofddocent),
depending on an overall evaluation.
Applications must be sent in duplicate by registered mail to the
application address below, using the specific application forms Autonomous
Academic Staff ('ZAP'), by the 5th of February, 2010 at the latest.
The application forms for Autonomous Academic Staff (ZAP)
- can be obtained at Ghent University, Department of Personnel and
Organization, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 25, 9000 Gent.
- can be requested by phone: +32 (0) 9 264 31 29 or + 32 (0) 9 264 31 30.
- can be downloaded from the internet:
Application Deadline: 05-Feb-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
The Rector of Ghent University
Web Address for Applications: http://www.ugent.be/en/news/vacancies/autonomous/bc20091210-lw05-eng
Johan De Caluwe
Phone: 32 (0) 9 264 40 83
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