Job vacancies

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Linguistics

Job Reference : 04037
Location : Clifton Campus
Closing Date : 25/06/2017
Salary : Grade H/I (£32,548 - £47,722 p.a.)
Department : College of Art Architecture Design and Humanities
School/Section : School of Arts & Humanities
Post Ref : M1138

This is a permanent part-time contract working 18.5 hours per week

 The School of Arts and Humanities delivers inspiring and supportive undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and learning; provides doctoral supervision; collaborates and engages with local, national and international industries, professions and communities, and undertakes high quality research.

The School of Arts and Humanities seeks to appoint a 0.5 Permanent Lecturer in Linguistics from 1 September 2017.  Applications are sought from candidates specializing in Clinical Linguistics and Communication Disorders. Candidates will have a broad knowledge and understanding of the major subject areas within Linguistics and will be able to demonstrate experience and expertise in teaching, curriculum design and assessment in their area of specialism and across the curriculum. A commitment to teaching and learning is essential, as is the ability to work in a team-based and interdisciplinary context. The post-holder will be expected to teach to the highest standards, and to contribute to curriculum delivery and development at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Applicants should have a strong research background with evidence of the ability to publish in top international journals. Research conducted in this post will be encouraged to have impact beyond academia; a clear understanding of the impact agenda of the UK research councils is highly desirable.

If you believe you meet the criteria for this post we would welcome your application.

Closing date 25 June 2017

Interview date 14 July 2017

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Sharon Ouditt, Head of English, Media and Creative Cultures, on +44 (0)115 848 3039  or via email:

Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.  Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.



This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Please note that CVs will only be accepted in support of a fully completed online application.

For instructions on completing an application please see our how to apply page.

Nottingham Trent University is committed to promoting equality and valuing diversity and we seek people who share those values.

If you require documentation in alternative formats (e.g. Braille, large print) please email us at with your contact details and requirements and we will get in touch with you.