LINGUIST List 28.3462

Fri Aug 18 2017

Support: General Linguistics: PhD, University of Oslo

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 18-Aug-2017
From: Tonje Olsen <>
Subject: General Linguistics: PhD, University of Oslo, Norway
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Department: Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Oslo

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


One Doctoral Research Fellowship (SKO 1017) is available at the Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies (ILN) at the University of Oslo. We are looking for a particularly talented PhD candidate with excellent research qualifications who will strengthen the department's research profile within General Linguistics. This PhD fellowship is open to topics within the general linguistics areas morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics and typology. We encourage projects that involve the collection and analysis of original field data.

The persons appointed will be affiliated with the Faculty's organized research training. The academic work is to result in a doctoral thesis that will be defended at the Faculty with a view to obtaining the degree of PhD. The successful candidate is expected to join the existing research milieu in general linguistics and contribute to its development. Read more about the doctoral degree.

The appointment is for the duration of three years. All PhD Candidates who submit their doctoral dissertation for assessment with a written recommendation from their supervisor within 3 years or 3 ½ years after the start of their PhD position, will be offered, respectively, a 12 or 6 month Completion Grant.

More information and application details are available at Follow the link below. If the job ad displays in Norwegian, click on ''English'' at the top of the page.

Applications Deadline: 01-Oct-2017

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Head of Department Piotr Garbacz

Page Updated: 18-Aug-2017