LINGUIST List 21.521
Tue Feb 02 2010
Support: General Linguistics: PhD Student, University of Manchester, UK
Editor for this issue: Matthew Lahrman
General Linguistics: PhD Student, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Message 1: General Linguistics: PhD Student, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom
From: Martina Faller <m.fallermanchester.ac.uk>
Subject: General Linguistics: PhD Student, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom
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Institution/Organization: The University of Manchester
Department: Linguistics and English Language
Web Address: http://www.llc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/lel/
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
The Department of Linguistics and English Language at The University ofManchester is pleased to invite applications for an AHRC Studentship for Ph.D.study in Linguistics or English Language and for an AHRC Studentship for theResearch Preparation Masters Scheme, for entry in September 2010.
The closing date for receipt of applications for the AHRC scheme will be 15March 2010. Please consulthttp://www.humanities.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/ahrc/ for further details.
Additional studentships and bursaries, including a Graduate TeachingAssistantship in Linguistics (with preference in Psycholinguistics) and theBrook Scholarship in English Language, will be available. Please seehttp://www.llc.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding/ for details. Applicationdeadline for these School-internal schemes is 16 April 2010.
We also invite applications for projects with a social sciences component fornomination to the ESRC open competition (Ph.D. or MA plus Ph.D). Deadline forapplications to this scheme is 12 April 2010.
For further details on these funding opportunities, please email Amanda Mathews(see contact information below).
Manchester is an international centre for Linguistics and English language. TheDepartment is virtually unique in the UK and beyond in the breadth of subjectareas and theoretical approaches represented by its members, many of whom areinternationally renowned scholars in their specialisms. Particular strengths inthe discipline include: endangered languages, field linguistics and languagedocumentation, the linguistics of English (both synchronic and diachronic),phonetics and phonology, morphology, syntax (especially lexical-functionalgrammar and construction grammar), typology, language contact andsociolinguistics, historical linguistics (especially English, Romance andGermanic), (formal) semantics and pragmatics, psycholinguistics and corpus andcomputational linguistics. More information about the department and theresearch interests of its staff can be found athttp://www.llc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/lel/
The postgraduate community in the School of Languages, Linguistics and Culturesis one of the largest and most diverse in the UK, enjoying state-of-the-artfacilities and excellent support within a high-quality research environment.
The University will actively foster a culture of inclusion and diversity andwill seek to achieve true equality of opportunity for all members of its community.
Applications Deadline: 15-Mar-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn: Ms Amanda Mathews The University of Manchester Oxford Road Manchester M13 9PL United Kingdom
Web Address for Applications: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/howtoapply/
Ms Amanda Mathews Amanda.Mathewsmanchester.ac.uk