LINGUIST List 21.3555|
Tue Sep 07 2010
Jobs: Dutch; History of Ling; Socioling: PhD Student, Vrije U Brussel
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Dutch; History of Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: PhD Student (Full Scholarship), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Message 1: Dutch; History of Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: PhD Student (Full Scholarship), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
From: Wim Vandenbussche <wvdbusscvub.ac.be>
Subject: Dutch; History of Linguistics; Sociolinguistics: PhD Student (Full Scholarship), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
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University or Organization: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Department: Centre for linguistics
Job Location: Brussels, Belgium
Web Address: http://www.vub.ac.be
Job Rank: PhD Student (Full Scholarship)
Specialty Areas: History of Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Required Language(s): Dutch (nld)
The Centre for Linguistics at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium)
currently has a vacancy for PhD research on
'200 years of Dutch philology in Flanders: the interplay between academia,
social struggle and national identity building.'
The project is part of ongoing historical-sociolinguistic research on
language and society in Flanders during the long 19th century.
The successful candidate should hold a Master's degree in
philology/linguistics but candidates from other disciplines with a strong
interest in social history and sociolinguistics are welcome to apply
(historical pedagogy, social history, ...).
A sound knowledge of Dutch is essential.
The candidate is expected to conduct research that will lead to a finished
PhD dissertation after 4 years.
Interested candidates can send a CV, a short text explaining their intended
approach to the project and a copy of their Master's thesis to the address
or email address below. All queries regarding the vacancy and the project
can be sent to that same address.
We offer a full PhD scholarship (for 4 years in principle, renewable every
year); in addition, travel/project expenses can be covered.
The position is vacant as of January 1st, 2011 (but an earlier starting
date is possible).
Please react before the deadline below.
Application Deadline: 15-Oct-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. dr. Wim Vandenbussche
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Centrum voor linguïstiek
Email Address for Applications: wvdbusscvub.ac.be
Prof. Wim Vandenbussche
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