LINGUIST List 24.1269

Thu Mar 14 2013

Jobs: Psycholing; Lang Acq; Bilingualism: Post Doc, University of Reading

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Date: 14-Mar-2013
From: Theo Marinis <>
Subject: Psycholinguistics; Language Acqusition; Bilingualism: Post Doc, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
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University or Organization: University of Reading Job Location: Reading, United Kingdom Web Address:
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics; Language Processing, Bilingualism, Specific Language Impairment


Job reference: RS13007.
Application closing date: 11/04/2013.
Location: Whiteknights Campus.
Salary: Grade 6 £27,854 to £36,298 per annum.
Package: Clinical Language Sciences, School of Psychology & CLS, full-time, fixed term to 31 December 2015.

We seek to appoint an outstanding Postdoctoral Researcher to work on a project investigating morpho-syntactic abilities in bilingual children and children with Specific Language Impairment using EEG/ERP.

You will be in charge of running a series of EEG/ERP and behavioural protocols with bilingual children and children with Specific Language Impairment.

You will have:
- A PhD in Linguistics, Psychology or related area and solid knowledge of psycholinguistics and language processing
- Experience in designing and implementing EEG/ERP experiments for language and analysing and modelling EEG/ERP data
- Evidence of outstanding research skills, clear, analytic skills, writing and communication skills
- Ability to interact with primary school children and children with language impairment and ability to work independently and as a member of a team

A full description for this post and the person specification can be found at the University web-site, given below.

Informal contact details:Principle Investigator Theo Marinis at the contact information below.

Alternative informal contact details:Director of the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics Doug Saddy. Contact phone: +44 (0)118 378 6269. Contact email: or contact Human Resources, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading RG6 6AH or telephone +44(0)118 378 6771 (voicemail).

Application Deadline: 11-Apr-2013 Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Professor Theo Marinis Email: Phone: +44 (0)118 378 7465

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