LINGUIST List 21.889
Mon Feb 22 2010
Support: Cognitive Ling, General Ling: PhD Student, Northumbria U., UK
Editor for this issue: Matthew Lahrman
Cognitive Linguistics, General Linguistics: PhD Student, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
Message 1: Cognitive Linguistics, General Linguistics: PhD Student, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
From: Ewa Dabrowska <ewa.dabrowskanorthumbria.ac.uk>
Subject: Cognitive Linguistics, General Linguistics: PhD Student, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
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Institution/Organization: Northumbria University
Department: Department of Humanities
Web Address: http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/sd/academic/sass/about/humanities/
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
PhD Studentship in Cognitive LinguisticsThe Department of Humanities at Northumbria University invites applications fora four-year fully funded PhD studentship supported jointly by the University andMouton de Gruyter, the publisher of the journal Cognitive Linguistics. We areseeking an exceptional post-graduate scholar who will be able to combineoriginal doctoral level research and work placement on the journal. Thesuccessful candidate will receive a full fee waiver (home and EU students only)and an annual stipend of £15,047. He/She will also have the opportunity toparticipate in the Department's teaching preparation programme and obtainteaching experience.
The PhD project will involve an empirical investigation of some aspect ofspeakers' lexical or grammatical knowledge from a cognitive perspective usingeither corpus or experimental methods, or a combination of both. The specifictopic will be negotiated with the supervisor; interested applicants shouldconsult with Dr Dąbrowska (ewa.dabrowskanorthumbria.ac.uk, tel. 0044 191 2273880).
The Department of Humanities also offers a number of partially funded PhDstudentships in Linguistics, Creative Writing and English Literature. Forfurther details, seehttp://www.northumbria.ac.uk/sd/academic/sass/about/humanities/phdstudentship/.
Applications Deadline: 18-Mar-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn: Ms Gill Drinkald School of Arts and Social Sciences, Northumbria University Lipman Building Newcastle NE1 8ST United Kingdom
Ms Gill Drinkald gill.drinkaldnorthumbria.ac.uk Phone:0044 191 227 3880