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Teaching Associate in Modern Iberian Literary and Cultural studies (Fixed Term)

The Spanish and Portuguese section in the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics at the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Temporary Teaching Associate in Modern Iberian Literary and Cultural studies for 6 months starting on 1 September or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to contribute to the teaching and examining of undergraduate courses in modern Iberian literature and culture, from introductory to advanced levels; to contribute to Spanish language teaching for beginners and post-A-level students as well as Catalan; to play an active role in the development of the undergraduate and post-graduate curriculum; and to contribute to the administration of the Section's activities.

Candidates will normally hold a PhD in a relevant field and show outstanding achievement and/or potential in research and publication in the field of Iberian Literary and Cultural studies.

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Dr Ioanna Sitaridou is269@cam.ac.uk On questions of procedure, contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.

For more information and to apply, please see here.

 

Teaching Associate in Language Typology (Fixed Term)

The Section of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Associate in Language Typology from 1 October 2020 for 12 months (to 30 September 2021). The successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Linguistics.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to teach Language Typology on undergraduate Linguistics Tripos papers at introductory, intermediate and advanced levels, as well as contribute to teaching and supervision of MPhil students. Teaching will include lectures, seminars, supervisions and practical sessions. The successful candidate will also be expected to take an active part in general Departmental administration and examining. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also essential.

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Professor Ian Roberts, Director of Section, at igr20@cam.ac.uk. On questions of procedure, please contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.

For more information and to apply, please see here.

 

Teaching Associate in Colonial Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies (Fixed Term)

The Spanish and Portuguese section in the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics at the University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Temporary Teaching Associate in Colonial Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies for the 2020-21 academic year (10 months) starting on 1 September or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate courses in Colonial early modern Latin American literature and culture, from introductory to advanced levels; to contribute to Spanish language teaching for beginners and post-A-level students; and to contribute to the administration of the Section's activities. An ability to contribute to teaching in modern (post-Independence) Latin American literature may also be an advantage.

Candidates will normally hold a PhD in a relevant field and show outstanding achievement and/or potential in research and publication in the field of Colonial Latin American studies. 

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Dr Ioanna Sitaridou is269@cam.ac.uk On questions of procedure, contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.

For more information and to apply, please see here.

 

Teaching Associate (Part Time, Fixed Term)

The Section of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics is seeking to appoint a part time (0.5 FTE) Teaching Associate in Phonetics from 1 October 2020 for 26 months. The successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Phonetics.

The Temporary Teaching Associate will be expected to teach Phonetics on undergraduate Linguistics Tripos papers at introductory, intermediate and advanced levels, as well as contribute to teaching and supervision of MPhil students. Teaching will include lectures, seminars, supervisions and practical sessions (including IPA production and ear training, and acoustic phonetic analysis). The successful candidate will also be expected to take an active part in general Departmental administration and examining. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also essential.

Candidates are welcome to seek more information beyond the Further Particulars by contacting Professor Ian Roberts, Director of Section, at igr20@cam.ac.uk. On questions of procedure, please contact Ruth Farley, HR Coordinator on MMLPersonnel@admin.cam.ac.uk.

For more information and to apply, please see here

 


Research Vacancies

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships 2020

*Please note that the details for this application have changed. Updates can be found here.

The Faculty welcomes applications for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships. The aim of the British Academy in making these awards is to offer opportunities for outstanding early career researchers to strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university environment. The primary emphasis is on completion of a significant piece of publishable research, which will be assisted by full membership of an academic community of established scholars working in similar fields.

Please do not hesitate to contact Dr Anna Frohnwieser for further information. 

Further details can be found here.

 


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