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LINGUIST List 23.1621

Fri Mar 30 2012

Jobs: General Ling; Specialty Open: PhD Researcher/Scholarship, Hermann Paul School of Linguistics Basel-Freiburg

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Date: 30-Mar-2012
From: Annina Fischer <annina.fischerunibas.ch>
Subject: General Linguistics; Specialty Open: PhD Researcher/Scholarship, Hermann Paul School of Linguistics Basel-Freiburg, Basel, Switzerland
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University or Organization: Hermann Paul School of Linguistics Basel-Freiburg
Job Location: Basel, Switzerland
Web Address: http://www.hpsl-linguistics.org/hpsl-scholarships2012
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


The Hermann Paul School of Linguistics at the University of Basel
(Switzerland) and the Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg (Germany)
is offering two scholarships for PhD candidates in Basel and two
scholarships in Freiburg, to be occupied by earliest 1 July and latest 1
September 2012.

As a PhD candidate you will be part of a lively and active research
community located in the upper Rhine region. The graduate
programme is internationally recognized and presents inter-university
collaboration. The scholarships comply with different requirements in
Basel and Freiburg. For more information on the respective
specifications, please visit the application URL below. Scholarships are
granted for two years and may be subject to an extension of up to one
year with successful project development.

Prerequisite for application is a good to excellent degree (MA or
equivalent) in the field of language sciences. As part of an international
community your PhD project should constructively add to the research
environment. Please inform yourself about the research areas at the
HPSL before the application or get in touch with your preferred first
supervisor for more details (find the list of supervisors at
http://www.hpsl-linguistics.org/faculty and the list of linguistic fields at
http://www.hpsl-linguistics.org/research). The application should
include an informative outline of your research interests and PhD

Please note that PhD scholarships at the University of Basel or the
University of Freiburg must be supervised by a first supervisor affiliated
with the respective university which grants the scholarship.

Applications, including curriculum vitae, copies of educational
certificates, an informative outline and a writing sample (seminar paper
or master thesis) should be submitted both in postal form (hardcopy)
AND electronically.

The selection process will take place mid-May and acceptances and
refusals will be sent out by the end of May. For the filing of the
documents in electronic form, please note the details at

Application Deadline: 22-Apr-2012
Mailing Address for Applications:
Annina Fischer
University of Basel
Hermann Paul School of Linguistics Basel-Freiburg
Totengässlein 3
Basel 4051
Web Address for Applications: http://www.hpsl-linguistics.org/hpsl-application2012
Contact Information:
Annina Fischer
Email: annina.fischerunibas.ch

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