LINGUIST List 26.3083

Mon Jun 29 2015

Support: Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics / Norway

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <>

Date: 29-Jun-2015
From: Jan Halvor Undlien <>
Subject: Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics, PhD, University of Oslo, Norway
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Department: Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Oslo

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics


Please find below information on 2 PhD positions available from the University of Oslo, Norway.

Two PhD Research Fellowships within the Research Group in Clinical Linguistics and Language Acquisition are available at the Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies, University of Oslo. The Research Group in Clinical Linguistics and Language Acquisition ( conducts research on typical and atypical speech and language acquisition in children and adults, and speech and language as a result of brain damage in adults (for example aphasia and Alzheimer's disease), compared to neurologically healthy adults. Several of the members of the research group are also associated with the Center for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan ( (MultiLing).

We seek to recruit two PhD candidates with excellent research qualifications within the areas covered by the research group, more specifically:

- One PhD fellowship within child language acquisition with or without a clinical perspective, and
- One PhD fellowship within clinical linguistics with a focus on adults (e.g. aphasia, dementia, and/or healthy aging)

The appointments are available for three years starting from January 1, 2016. The deadline for application is August 15, 2015.

Applications Deadline: 15-Aug-2015

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Jan Halvor Undlien

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