LINGUIST List 28.5033

Thu Nov 30 2017

Summer Schools: Spring School ''Language, Music, and Cognition''/Germany

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Date: 30-Nov-2017
From: Ayumi Osawa <aosawauni-koeln.de>
Subject: Spring School ''Language, Music, and Cognition''/Germany
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Host Institution:
Website: http://musikwissenschaft.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/36005.html?&L=1

Dates: 26-Feb-2018 - 02-Mar-2018
Location: Cologne, Germany

Focus: “Language, Music, and Cognition” is an international spring school that provides lectures given by experts in the respective research areas including biology, psychology, neuroscience, musicology, linguistics, and computer science.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Description:
Language: English
Application Deadline: December 31st, 2017 23:59 (UTC+1, Central European Time)

Overview:
“Language, Music, and Cognition” is an international spring school held from February 26th to March 2nd, 2018 at University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany. Participation to the spring school is free of charge. If you are interested in participating in this spring school, please submit your application (motivation letter and CV) till December 31st, 2017. You can find information about the application process here: http://musikwissenschaft.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/36007.html?&L=1

This spring school provides lectures given by experts in the respective research areas including biology, psychology, neuroscience, musicology, linguistics, and computer science. Along with the lectures, there will be group work and a poster session. Applicants are invited to contribute their own work to the poster session. The abstract of the poster can be also submitted via application form till December 31st, 2017.


Topics and Confirmed Lecturers:
"Comparative evolutionary biology"
Chris Petkov (Newcastle University, UK)
Constance Scharff (Free University of Berlin, Germany)

"Social cognition"
Ian Cross (University of Cambridge, UK)
Kai Vogeley (University of Cologne, Germany)

"Developmental psychology"
Maria Teresa Guasti (University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy)
Barbara Höhle (University of Potsdam, Germany)

"Cognitive neuroscience of speech, language, and communication"
Sonja Kotz (Maastricht University, Netherlands)
Daniela Sammler (Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Germany)

"Computational and biological approaches to language and music"
Uwe Seifert (University of Cologne, Germany)
Cedric Boeckx (University of Barcelona, Spain)

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science

Tuition: 0 USD
Registration: 30-Nov-2017 to 31-Dec-2017
Contact Person: Ayumi Osawa
                Email: aosawauni-koeln.de

Apply on the web: http://musikwissenschaft.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/36007.html?&L=1

Registration Instructions:
To participate in this spring school, please submit your application (motivation letter and CV). Application to a poster presentation can be also submitted upon application. Further details regarding the application can be found here: http://musikwissenschaft.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/36007.html?&L=1

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