LINGUIST List 27.4591

Fri Nov 11 2016

Support: General Lingusitics / United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 10-Nov-2016
From: Paul Iverson <>
Subject: General Lingusitics, PhD, University College London/Birkbeck/SOAS, United Kingdom
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Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University College London/Birkbeck/SOAS

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


ESRC Linguistics studentships at UCL, Birkbeck, and SOAS

More than 40 studentships funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) are available at one of the largest Doctoral Training Programmes in the UK. We are inviting applications for both PhD and combined masters + PhD funding.

Linguistics training at UCL, Birkbeck and SOAS covers a broad range of specialisms including experimental speech and language sciences, quantitative and corpus linguistics, fieldwork-based language documentation and description, language acquisition and disorders, critical discourse analysis, language policy and practice, language education and intercultural communication.
Please see for application and eligibility details. Applicants need to contact the relevant department by early January for department-specific proceedures (6 January target for draft applications). Final versions of applications from selected candidates will need to be submitted by 3 February for the central studentship competition.

Birkbeck: Prof Zhu Hua (
SOAS: Prof Anne Pauwels (
UCL (Applied Linguistics): Prof Li Wei: (
UCL (Language and Cognition): Dr Merle Mahon (
UCL (Linguistics): Prof Robyn Carston (
UCL (Speech Hearing and Phonetic Sciences): Prof Paul Iverson (

Applications Deadline: 03-Feb-2017

Web Address for Applications:

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