LINGUIST List 28.5265

Tue Dec 12 2017

Support: Theoretical Linguistics; Experimental Linguistics: PhD, UCL

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 12-Dec-2017
From: Richard Jardine <>
Subject: Theoretical Linguistics; Experimental Linguistics: PhD, UCL, London, UK
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Department: Linguistics
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: UCL

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Phonology; Pragmatics; Psycholinguistics; Semantics; Syntax
Theoretical Linguistics, Experimental Linguistics


Opportunities exist for funded PhD positions in the Linguistics Department at University College London. Applicants should be able to satisfy the criteria set out by the UK Research Councils. Please consult the Scholarships and Funding tab on our Linguistics PhD web page:

PhD study in Linguistics at UCL - The Linguistics department specialises in all core areas of theoretical linguistics research. This includes Phonetics & Phonology, Syntax, Semantics and Pragmatics. We also have an active Psycholinguistics & Neurolinguistics group.

See our research web page:

For a list of all our academic staff see here:

In all areas of research it is possible for students to utilise experimental methodologies.

PhD students at UCL can expect Advanced Core Training across all areas of theoretical linguistics research. Here is a link to the ACTL website:

Training in Experimental Methods and Statistics is available at Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced levels.

Advanced graduate seminars are also taught in core areas. Here is a link to our latest Research Seminar:

UCL students are linked into networks of students across London and beyond:
London Phonology Seminar -


The UCL context - UCL is consistently rated a top-ten university globally. UCL Linguistics is part of the Division of Psychology & Language Sciences, which achieved the top ranking in the last REF exercise for Research Impact. Here are links to the Divisional web page: and the REF Exercise for Research Impact:

Applications Deadline: 09-Jan-2018

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Richard Jardine
        United Kingdom

Contact Information:
        Richard Jardine

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