LINGUIST List 22.4402

Sat Nov 05 2011

Jobs: Syntax; Proto-Niger Congo: Post Doc, Laboratory EFL

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


        1.     Valentin Vydrin , Syntactic Reconstruction of the Proto-Niger Congo: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory Empirical Foundations of Linguistics, Paris, France


Message 1: Syntactic Reconstruction of the Proto-Niger Congo: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory Empirical Foundations of Linguistics, Paris, France
Date: 02-Nov-2011
From: Valentin Vydrin <vydrinegmail.com>
Subject: Syntactic Reconstruction of the Proto-Niger Congo: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Laboratory Empirical Foundations of Linguistics, Paris, France
E-mail this message to a friend

University or Organization: Laboratory Empirical Foundations of Linguistics Job Location: Paris, France Web Address: http://www.labex-efl.org/
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Syntax; Syntactic Reconstruction of the Proto-Niger Congo


Description:

Contact: Valentin Vydrin, LLACANContact email: vydrineinalco.frApplication reference: EFL-RT1

Applications are invited to work on a 10-year project in linguistics entitled «Empirical Foundations of Linguistics » with a specific workpackage "Toward aNiger-Congo reconstruction", in 2012-2013.

This is a full time (6 months) or half time (12 months) position. The applicant isintended to work on the syntactic reconstruction of the Proto-Niger Congo.The competences required are the following: A good knowledge of modernsyntactic theories; experience in African historical comparative studies; goodacquaintance with languages of at least one of the Niger-Congo (In Greenberg'ssense) subfamilies; experience in field studies in Africa; English proficiency(oral and written).

When applying, please include: a letter of motivation; a curriculum vitae(including a list of publications); a website where publications can be found; thenames and email addresses of two referees.

Application Deadline: 10-Apr-2012 Email Address for Applications: adonabedianinalco.fr Contact Information:
Valentin Vydrin Email: vydrinegmail.com

Page Updated: 05-Nov-2011