LINGUIST List 29.370

Mon Jan 22 2018

Jobs: Pragmatics; Semantics: Post Doc, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 18-Jan-2018
From: Xavier Villalba <>
Subject: Pragmatics; Semantics: Post Doc, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
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University or Organization: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Department: Centre de Lingüística Teòrica
Job Location: Barcelona, Spain
Web Address:
Job Title: “Beatriu de Pinos” post-doc fellowship

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Pragmatics; Semantics; syntax-semantics interface, information structure


** This position has been filled. **

The research group of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona on Compositionality of meaning. Theoretical and empirical perspectives and on The Interpretation of Functional Categories invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship of the “Beatriu de Pinos” program, funded by the Catalan Government. This is an extremely competitive program, so only candidates with an outstanding research profile will be considered.

The Postdoctoral Fellow will be expected to present a detailed project for the two-year period which integrates into any of above mentioned funded project grants on semantics awarded to the Centre de Lingüística Teòrica, where (s)he will be hosted (

Applicants must hold a PhD in linguistics between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2015, and must prove a two year postdoctoral experience in a university or research center outside Spain. Those who are interested, please send to to: or by January 31, 2018 a .pdf file containing the following items (in the order listed): a cover letter with a brief expression of interest specifying the project to be developed in the next two years, and a curriculum vitae. Please include “postdoc fellowship” in the email subject line.

Preselected candidates will be requested to provide a detailed work-plan for the two-year period and to fill up the application form available on line before February 28, 2018.

Detailed information about the “Beatriu de Pinos” fellowship program can be found at:

Application Deadline: This position has been filled.

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. M. Teresa Espinal

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