LINGUIST List 6.378

Fri 17 Mar 1995

FYI: MA and PhD studentships in Linguistics, Thai lang school

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  1. Sadler L, ESRC quota awards for Masters
  2. Sadler L, phd studentships
  3. Gwyn Williams, Thai lang school

Message 1: ESRC quota awards for Masters

Date: Sat, 11 Mar 95 10:10:10 GMESRC quota awards for Masters
From: Sadler L <louisallsun2.essex.ac.uk>
Subject: ESRC quota awards for Masters

 UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX

 DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS

The Department of Language and Linguistics has been awarded three ESRC
studentship quota awards to fund one MA student on
each of the following advanced training courses in 1995-6:

 *** MA in Applied Linguistics
 *** MA in Sociolinguistics and Language Variation
 *** MA in Linguistics

Awards cover the course fees and provide a subsistence allowance at
current Research Council rates, and are open for UK/EU students.
Nominations for the awards will be made by the Department, which
proposes to select the best candidate for each award on a competition
basis. Students wishing to apply for one of these awards should
request an application form for the relevant scheme from the Graduate
Admissions Secretary in the Department, making clear that they are are
interested in the ESRC quota award.


The Departmental closing date for consideration for the ESRC quota
awards is Friday April 14th 1995.

Short-listed candidates may be called for interview between April 14th
and May 5th.

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The Department is a major centre for teaching and research in
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics and has achieved the highest
rating for its research activities in each of the three research
selectivity exercises in the UK.

Further details and an application form can be obtained from:

Graduate Admissions Secretary,
Department of Language and Linguistics,
University of Essex,
Wivenhoe Park,
COLCHESTER, CO4 3SQ,
UK

tel: +44 1206 872083
fax: +44 1206 872085
email: laladmsessex.ac.uk
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Message 2: phd studentships

Date: Sat, 11 Mar 95 10:14:07 GMphd studentships
From: Sadler L <louisallsun2.essex.ac.uk>
Subject: phd studentships

 UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX

 DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS

 PhD STUDENTSHIPS

One fully-funded PhD Studentship (3 years)

Applications are invited from UK/EU students to pursue doctoral
research for up to three years. Fees will be paid by the University
and students will receive a bursary from the Department at current
Research Council rates.

One part-funded PhD Studentship (3 years)

Applications are invited from students anywhere in the world to
 pursue doctoral research for up to three years. UK/EU rate fees will
be paid by the University and students will receive a bursary from the
Department at current Research Council rates. Non UK/EU students will
eb liable for the residue of the fees (current fee difference is 3,200
pounds per annum), although the possibility exists of applying for
further support to the ORS.


Students applying for either of the above studentships shoudl have a
good first degree and be willing to investigate a topic compatible
with the department's research priorities. Applications are
particularly welcome from those wishing to pursue research in
theoretical aspects of language acquisition (first or second), syntax,
psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics or phonology, but applicants with
other interests should not be discouraged from applying.

Successful candidates will be required to undertake limited teaching
and/or research assistant duties.

The closing date is 31st March 1995.

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The Department is a major centre for teaching and research in
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics and has achieved the highest
rating for its research activities in each of the three research
selectivity exercises in the UK.

Web page at http://www.essex.ac.uk

Further details and an application form can be obtained from:

Graduate Admissions Secretary,
Department of Language and Linguistics,
University of Essex,
Wivenhoe Park,
COLCHESTER, CO4 3SQ,
UK

tel: +44 1206 872083
fax: +44 1206 872085
email: laladmsessex.ac.uk
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Message 3: Thai lang school

Date: Mon, 13 Mar 1995 16:37:02 Thai lang school
From: Gwyn Williams <gwynipied.tu.ac.th>
Subject: Thai lang school


 *****ANNOUNCEMENT*****
 The Institute of Language and Culture for Rural Development,
Mahidol University will offer the regular and intensive courses "Thai for
non-native speakers" to the public in summer 1995.
 Both courses are basic courses for beginners who do not have any
previous knowledge of Thai. Students will acquire listening and speaking
skills and learn how to communicate basic needs concerning: travel,
polite social interactions, ordering food, asking for directions, making
purchases, and telling time. Thai writing will also be introduced.

Regular Course
Time: March 20 -May 8, 1995
 Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9.00 - 12.00
Place: Pata Department Store, Pinklao Branch (4th floor of KFC
 Building)
Tuition: 5,900 baht (covering all learning materials, excursions,
 and refreshments)
Application: By March 15, 1995

Intensive Course
Time: July 17 - August 4, 1995
 Monday through Friday, 9.30 - 14.30
Place, Tuition, and Application: To be announced.
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 ******APPLICATION FORM******
 Thai for non-native speakers
 Regular Course
 1995

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Please submit your application form to:
 Thai for non-native speakers
 Institute of Language and Culture for Rural Development
 Mahidol university at Salaya
 Nakornpathom 73170
 Tel. 441-9327, 441-9514, 441-9343
 Fax. 441-9517
 E-mail: grsbrmucc.mahidol.ac.th
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