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|Support Description:||The Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Sciences at Northumbria University is offering a number of full-time PhD studentships to commence during September/October 2013. The division of Linguistics and English Language in the Department of Humanities is inviting applications from applicants who have a broad interest in corpus linguistics, cognitive linguistics, discourse analysis, sociolinguistics and applied linguistics. We particularly welcome applications from students interested in cognitive approaches to discourse analysis (including empirical/experimental work) and corpus-based investigations of spoken language. Successful applicants normally receive: A fee waiver (up to the home/EU fee level) for three years full time A full RCUK stipend level of £13,726 per annum for three years (full time) Research studentship holders normally hold at least a first or upper second undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a British higher education institution, or equivalent. For further information and details of the application process please see http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/researchandconsultancy/graduateschool/studentships/ Informal enquiries regarding research topics can be addressed to Professor Regina Weinert at regina.weinert northumbria.ac.uk Applications should be submitted by email to: Scott Burdon at az.pgr northumbria.ac.uk or by post to: Scott Burdon Research & Enterprise Development 122 Lipman Building Northumbria University Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST Deadline for Applications: 26 April 2013 Interviews will take place during May 2013 and offers made by 21 June 2013, to start during September or October 2013.|
|Application Web Address:||http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/researchandconsultancy/graduateschool/studentships/|
|Contact Information:||Prof. Regina Weinert email@example.com|