Element: School of Languages and Linguistics
Work type: Fixed term (3 years)
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Academic staff in the School of Languages and Linguistics have been awarded a three-year Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project Grant, "Australians and Americans Talking: Culture, Interaction and Communication Style". The focus of the project is on analysing real-life interactions between Australians and Americans, as well as large-scale corpus data.
This is a fixed term (3 years), part time (60%) position based at the Nathan campus.
This position will provide research support to a professional team of academic staff undertaking a three-year ARC Discovery Project, including conducting data collection, assisting with corpus analysis, providing editorial assistance, conducting literature searches, and assisting with project organisation.
The successful candidate will have a background in linguistics or a related discipline, experience in linguistic data collection, good communication and organisational skills, and the capacity to learn new information technology skills.
Research Assistant Grade 2: $58,738 - $61,914 (pro rata) per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $68,724 - $72,440 (pro rata) per annum.
Research Assistant Grade 1: $52,387 - $55,565 (pro rata) per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $61,294 - $65,012 (pro rata) per annum.
Obtain the position description and application requirements by clicking the following link
For position queries, contact Professor Cliff Goddard, Head, School of Linguistics and Languages on +61 (0) 7 3735 3807, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Michael Haugh, Senior Lecturer, School of Linguistics and Languages on +61 (0) 7 3735 5150, email email@example.com.
For application queries, contact Ms Phillipa Bowe, Recruitment Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 6617.
General staff positions (non-academic) are open to Australian residents only.
Closing date: 16 May 2012 4:30pm AEST