New post – Research Fellow (Sociolinguistics)

January 31, 2018

The University of the Highlands and Islands has advertised a new post here:

The University of the Highlands and Islands is an integrated university encompassing both further and higher education. Based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, its distinctive partnership of 13 independent colleges and research institutions is locally based and rooted in communities, but with national and international reach, as part of a regional university structure.

To support its work it is recruiting to the following role within the university’s new Language Sciences Institute (LSI), located in Inverness.

Research Fellow in Sociolinguistics
£35,696 – £41,382

The primary focus of the research position is to participate in Language Sciences Institute research projects and to assist the Professor of Gaelic Research, the LSI director, in developing the research activities of the Institute.

The successful candidate will be expected to have appropriate experience of conducting high-quality research in sociolinguistics, applied linguistics or in other disciplines relevant to remit the LSI.

The closing date is 22nd February 2018.

Interviews will be held on 5th March 2018 in Inverness.

Further information here.