LINGUIST List 23.5252
Fri Dec 14 2012
Summer Schools: 1st International Winter School on Evolution, Module on Language Evolution/Portugal
Editor for this issue: Kristen Dunkinson
Nathalie Gontier <nlgontier
1st International Winter School on Evolution, Module on Language Evolution
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Host Institution: Universidade de Lisboa
Dates: 11-Mar-2013 - 15-Mar-2013
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Focus: All courses are taught at a level accessible to Master, Doctoral and Postdoctoral students in the exact, life, human and sociocultural evolutionary sciences. Bachelor (licentiate) students can enroll as well, but they have to motivate their candidacy.
Minimum Education Level: MA
We are happy to inform you that registration is now open for the 1st International Winter School on Evolution. Courses are open to international Master, PhD and Post-doctoral students in the exact, life, human and sociocultural evolutionary sciences.
About the Courses:
From Monday to Friday, parallel sessions are organized whereby visiting staff provide a 10-hour course (2 hours a day) on critical aspects of biological and sociocultural evolution. The courses are centered around the modules described below.
All courses are taught at a level accessible to Master, PhD and post-doctoral students in the exact, life, human and sociocultural evolutionary sciences. Students of evolutionary biology, microbiology, paleontology, evolutionary linguistics, evolutionary anthropology, and philosophy of biology will especially benefit from these courses.
Students will be provided a mandatory reading list which will form the basis of lectures and discussions. There are neither examinations nor paper assignments.
You can enroll for a specific module (therefore following a 30-hour course on the subject) or you may choose three courses of your specific interest. Please be aware that after January 15th, 2013, the registration fee increases significantly.
Places are limited, we therefore advise you to enroll as quickly as possible.
About the Winter School:
The School is organized by the Applied Evolutionary Epistemology Lab of the Centre for Philosophy of Science of the Faculty of Science of the University of Lisbon, in collaboration with Ciência Viva and with the support of the John Templeton Foundation.
Download Our Poster: http://evolutionschool.fc.ul.pt/winter/docs/winter.pdf
Subscribe to the Winter School Mailinglist: http://eepurl.com/n2ELH
Further Information: http://evolutionschool.fc.ul.pt http://appeel.fc.ul.pt
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Tuition: 350.00 EUR
Registration: 10-Oct-2012 to 15-Feb-2013
Contact Person: Nathalie Gontier
Apply on the web: http://evolutionschool.fc.ul.pt/winter/sub/reg/form.php
You can enroll for a specific module (therefore following a 30-hour course on the subject) or you may choose three courses of your specific interest.
Page Updated: 14-Dec-2012