LINGUIST List 30.3222

Mon Aug 26 2019

Support: Swedish; General Linguistics: PhD, Humboldt University of Berlin

Editor for this issue: Yiwen Zhang <>

Date: 26-Aug-2019
From: Muriel Norde <>
Subject: Swedish; General Linguistics: PhD, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
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Department: Department of Northern European Studies
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Swedish (swe)


The Department of Northern European Studies at Humboldt-Universit├Ąt zu Berlin is seeking to appoint a doctoral researcher (wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter*in), starting April 1st, 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter. The post is part time (67%), for a fixed-term period of six years, with the possibility of expansion to a full time position (100%) for 5,5 years during the period of appointment. The main responsibility of the successful candidate will be to carry out research resulting in a monograph (PhD thesis), as well as to teach 1-2 classes per semester.

Applications are invited from those with a MA (or equivalent) in Scandinavian Linguistics or General Linguistics with a focus on North Germanic languages. (Near-)native proficiency in at least one Continental Scandinavian language (Danish, Swedish, Norwegian) is required. Applicants are furthermore expected to be able to teach in German no later than one year after appointment.

For a full description and more specifics about the application process please visit the application link provided below (in German), or send an email to Muriel Norde (chair of Scandinavian Linguistics at HU Berlin) at the contact information below.

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
        Prof. Dr. Muriel Norde

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