LINGUIST List 25.4207

Fri Oct 24 2014

Support: General Linguistics / United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Danuta Allen <>

Date: 23-Oct-2014
From: Veronika Koller <>
Subject: General Linguistics: PhD Student, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
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Department: Linguistics and English Language
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Lancaster University

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


For 2015/16, the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University will again offer a number of funded PhD studentships.

Linguistics at Lancaster is part of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)'s North West Doctoral Training Centre, which allocates fully funded or fees-only studentships and provides extensive research training for doctoral students.

How to Apply:
For guidelines on how to apply for an ESRC studentship and for the application form, please see application website (below).

The deadline for applications is 2 February 2015 (5pm GMT).
Important: You need to have applied for a place with us by then. The earlier we receive your application to study with us, the more time we have to make you an offer and subsequently advise you on your studentship application.

Details about the AHRC studentships and other funding opportunities that we offer will be posted here soon. In the meantime, please direct any inquiries to:
Veronika Koller at

The Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster is one of the largest in the UK and is listed 9th for Linguistics in the QS World University rankings. It is home to a wide range of research interests and expertise, including Discourse Studies, Corpus Linguistics, Literacy Studies, Second Language Acquisition, Psycholinguistics, and Sociophonetics.
For more details, see website:

Applications Deadline: 02-Feb-2015

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Michaela Scott
        Lancaster University, Faculy of Arts and Social Sciences
        County South C09
        Lancaster Lancashire LA1 5LZ
        United Kingdom

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Dr Veronika Koller

Page Updated: 24-Oct-2014