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LINGUIST List 24.4823

Fri Nov 29 2013

Support: Cognitive Sci, Genetic Classification, Neuroling, Psycholing/Netherlands

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <ulianalinguistlist.org>

Date: 29-Nov-2013
From: Dirkje van der Aa <imprsmpi.nl>
Subject: PhD Student, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Netherlands
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Institution/Organization: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Department: International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences for Language Sciences
Web Address: http://www.mpi.nl/education/imprs-for-language-sciences

Level: PhD

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Genetic Classification; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics


What are the foundations for language in our species? How do genes build the brain capable of learning and processing diverse languages? If you have a background in
- Genetics
- Brain sciences
- Psychology
- Linguistics or anthropology
you could contribute to the fundamental science in this area and earn a PhD degree in the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences.

The IMPRS for Language Sciences is now advertising four PhD positions in the following departments:
- Language and genetics department (MPI), headed by Simon Fisher
- Neurobiology of language department (MPI), headed by Peter Hagoort
- Psychology of language department (MPI), headed by Antje Meyer
- Language and cognition department (MPI), headed by Stephen Levinson

More information on the PhD descriptions and on how to apply: http://www.mpi.nl/people/vacancies/phd-fellowship

Application Deadline: 21-Jan-2014

Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn: Dirkje van der Aa
Wundtlaan 1
Nijmegen 6525 XD

Web Address for Applications: http://www.mpi.nl/people/vacancies/phd-fellowship

Contact Information:
Dirkje van der Aa
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