LINGUIST List 25.4856

Tue Dec 02 2014

Support: English; General Linguistics / United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Danuta Allen <>

Date: 02-Dec-2014
From: Rachel Smith <>
Subject: English; General Linguistics: PhD Student, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Department: English Language
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Glasgow

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): English (eng)


The department of English Language at the University of Glasgow invites applications for a number of scholarships to conduct postgraduate research. We offer world-leading expertise in modern English language and linguistics, English historical linguistics, Scots and English in Scotland, and medieval English studies. We also have access to an extensive interdisciplinary network, linking us to a wide range of subjects, both in the Colleges of Arts and Social Sciences and beyond. More information at

We welcome applications for scholarships through the following scheme:
AHRC-funded PhDs.

The University of Glasgow is part of a consortium of eight Higher Education institutions which has been awarded funding from the AHRC to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland. Under the Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) scheme, the consortium - comprised of the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Glasgow, Edinburgh, St Andrews, Stirling, Strathclyde and Glasgow School of Art - will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards in the majority of Arts and Humanities subjects.

How to Apply:
More information about the studentships and the application process can be found at:

Contact us for more information:
Dr Rachel Smith, Postgraduate Convener (before 4 December)
Prof Jane Stuart-Smith, Postgraduate Convener (after 4 December)

Applications Deadline: 07-Jan-2015

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Dr Rachel Smith

Page Updated: 02-Dec-2014