LINGUIST List 28.711

Mon Feb 06 2017

Support: Computational Linguistics / United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 06-Feb-2017
From: Dora Alexopoulou <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics, PhD, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Department: Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Cambridge

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Language Acquisition


PhD Research Studentship in Second Language Learning and Natural Language Processing

Applications are invited for a three year PhD studentship in the Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, University of Cambridge. This studentship is tied to a part-time Research Assistantship (reference GZ11306).

The PhD student will work with Drs Alexopoulou and Korhonen as a member of the EF Research Lab for Applied Language Learning. He/she will join the Language Technology Lab and the research cluster for Language Acquisition and Language Processing and will be part of a world-class multidisciplinary research environment combining computer scientists, linguists and experts in language learning.

The studentship is available to UK students and both EU and Overseas students are encouraged to apply. The studentship will cover University fees and an annual stipend, starting at £14,161.42, on top of the salary for the Research Assistantship.

The closing date for applications is 12:00 midnight (GMT) on Wednesday 1st of March 2017. If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Dr Dora Alexopoulou ( For questions on the application process or procedure, please contact Adam Cooley (01223 760810,

For further details please visit the following links

Applications Deadline: 01-Mar-2017

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Adam Cooley
        +44 (0)1223 760810

Contact Information:
        Dora Alexopoulou
        Dept:Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

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