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|Linguistic Field:||Phonology Prosody|
Foreign Literatures & Linguistics
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellowship in the Department of Foreign Literatures and LInguistics, as part of a research project entitled Prosody - A Source of Word Order Micro-Parameters funded by the Israel Science Foundation and led by Nomi Erteschik-Shir. The project seeks to provide evidence for a cross-linguistic correlation between the existence of a tone distinction and the optionality of object shift in Mainland Scandinavian languages and dialects. This is a one year position starting November 1, 2013. The grant holder will receive a monthly grant of 5140 Israeli Shekels.
Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. degree in linguistics (ABD will be considered) and have a research focus on prosody and expertise in the use of PRAAT and ToBI.
To apply, please send a CV, a short cover letter outlining your qualifications, and a brief overview of your research interests as a single pdf file with the subject Postdoc to Prof. Erteschik-Shir: shir exchange.bgu.ac.il. Please include the names of three referees.
|Application Mailing Address:||Nomi Erteschik-Shir Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics Ben-Gurion University, POBox 653 Beer Sheva 8410501 Israel|
|Contact Information:||Nomi Erteschik-Shir firstname.lastname@example.org|