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Lecturer in Linguistics and Quantitative Methods
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-07495

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 07/01/2016

Salary: £34,576 to £47,801 per annum

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: Linguistics and English Language

Hours per week: full time

Contract Duration: from 1 September 2016 until 31 July 2023

School / Directorate: School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

You will join the Division of Linguistics and English Language in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures. You must have a PhD in Linguistics and a strong track record of teaching and research using quantitative data and methods and a wider record of achievement.  The appointment is funded as part of the University’s successful bid to become a Q-Step Centre. Q-Step is a £19.5-million programme designed to promote a step-change in quantitative social science training. It is funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

The role includes a substantial commitment to the delivery of the Manchester Q-Step Centre’s 5 year work plan. This includes the design and delivery of new undergraduate modules and training workshops as well as the provision of support and advice on quantitative data and method to dissertation students and teaching colleagues. Contribution to the student internship scheme that is being funded through the programme is also required.

The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen


For information about Linguistics and English Language see

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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