LINGUIST List 22.4718

Sun Nov 27 2011

Support: Language Variation/ Language Change: PhD Student, LMU Munich

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        1.     Caroline Trautmann , Language Variation/ Language Change: PhD Student, LMU Munich, Germany

Message 1: Language Variation/ Language Change: PhD Student, LMU Munich, Germany
Date: 24-Nov-2011
From: Caroline Trautmann <>
Subject: Language Variation/ Language Change: PhD Student, LMU Munich, Germany
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Department: International Doctoral Program in Linguistics (LIP Web Address:

Level: PhD

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics Language Variation - Language Change

The International Doctoral Program in Linguistics (LIPP) in cooperation with theCenter for Language and Literature ('Zentrum für Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft)at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität is offering up to 3 doctoral student positions(TV-L E13, 50%, 2,5 years with evaluation after the first year; start of employmentMay 2012) to work on a research project related to the linguistic focus: 'Variation -Kontakt - Wandel'.

Doctoral students enjoy excellent conditions in an interdisciplinary environment witharound 50 participants working on a broad variety of linguistic topics. The program isresearch oriented and has a systematically structured interdisciplinary curriculum. Itoffers an individual and intensive advisory program for doctoral candidates, aninternational guest-speaker program and financial support for international researchprojects. Double-degrees within the framework of 'Cotutelle de Thèse' are supported.Application requirements are a university degree with a grade above average(Magister Artium, diploma, state board examination, Master of Arts ('with thesis'),Maîtrise, Laurea, etc.) in a linguistic subject, very good knowledge of German,working knowledge of English and at least one other language. We especiallywelcome students with degrees from outside of Germany.

Further information regarding the research done at the Center is available at thecenter's website All information regarding thedoctoral program is available at Information regarding theapplication procedure is available at

Applications Deadline: 15-Dec-2011

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Dr. Caroline Trautmann        Schellingstr. 10        Muenchen Bavaria 80799        Germany

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:         Dr. Caroline Trautmann        Phone:0049(0)89 2180 3846        Fax:0049(0)89 2180 99 3846

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