LINGUIST List 26.2973

Mon Jun 22 2015

Calls: Applied Linguistics/Poland

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 20-Jun-2015
From: Stanislaw Gozdz-Roszkowski <>
Subject: Languages for Specific Purposes: Education and Career Opportunities
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Full Title: Languages for Specific Purposes: Education and Career Opportunities
Short Title: SPECLANG 2016

Date: 04-Mar-2016 - 05-Mar-2016
Location: Lodz, Poland
Contact Person: Stanislaw Gozdz-Roszkowski
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2015

Meeting Description:

Faculty of Philology, University of Łódź is organizing an international and interdisciplinary conference

Languages for Specific Purposes.
Education and Career Opportunities
Lodz, 4-5 March 2016

The conference aims to explore a broad range of issues devoted to LSPs (Languages for Specific/Special Purposes) such as (the list is not exhaustive) LSP teaching and training, esp. LSPs and academic curricula, LSPs and current job market requirements and needs, Multilingualism and Language policies, relations between academia and industry, technical/specialized translation, corporate identity and corporate discourse, etc.

Conference languages are English, German and Polish.

Call for Papers:

We invite individual submissions for 30-minute presentations (allowing 10 minutes for questions). Abstracts of up to 300 words should be sent (using the registration form available from the conference website) not later than 31 December 2015.

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