LINGUIST List 29.409
Wed Jan 24 2018
Jobs: Romance; Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Graz
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Martin Hummel <martin.hummel
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University or Organization: University of Graz
Department: Department of Romance
Job Location: Graz, Austria
Job Title: Romance Linguistics
Job Rank: Post Doc; Researcher
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics; Romance
Required Language(s): French (fra)
The Department of Romance at the University of Graz
offers 3 Prae-Doc or Post-Doc Research Positions in Romance linguistics within the
FWF-Project „The third way: Prepositional Adverbials from Latin to Romance“
(Prae-Doc 75 percent/week or Post-Doc 55 percent, for 3 years, to be occupied during
the next months).
Your profile: MA or PhD or equivalent degree in
- The project deals with constructions
such as Cat. a les bones, Fr. à la légère, Friaul. dal ciert, It. di sicuro, Pt. às
cegas, Rum. în clar, Sp. a la fija, etc. The methodology includes diachronic corpus
analyses and diachronic reconstruction from synchronic variation.
- The three
collaborators divide labor in order to cover the pan-Romanic vision of the project.
This concerns in first place the domains of Latin-Romance transition,
Italian-Romanian, Spanish-Portuguese, and French. The competence may concern one
Romance language only, especially if the Latin-Romance transition is included.
Field research of present-day varieties are planned in Canada, Mexico, Brazil,
Andalusia, Romania, Southern Italy.
- You may ask for a copy of the project
proposal (see contact below)
- The research topics may be
used for your scientific career (PhD, post-doc Habilitation)
- Nice department
- Good quality of life
your applications (CV, photo, and copies of earned university degrees) and a letter
of motivation by February 28th 2018 at the latest in one digital document (pdf) per
email to Martin Hummel.
For information on the application procedure,
please contact martin.hummel
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