LINGUIST List 30.3268

Thu Aug 29 2019

Support: English; Text/Corpus Linguistics: PhD, University of Bremen

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 29-Aug-2019
From: Marcus Callies <>
Subject: English; Text/Corpus Linguistics: PhD, University of Bremen, Germany
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Institution/Organization: University of Bremen
Department: English-Speaking Cultures
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Duties: Research,Teaching

Specialty Areas: Text/Corpus Linguistics
Learner Corpus Research; World Englishes; Metaphor Studies; Language of Sports
Required Language(s): English (eng)


We are inviting applications for a three-year 0,5 PhD student position (E 13
TV-L on the German salary scale) in English linguistics the University of
Bremen to be filled by 1 January 2020 or later.

Applicants have an MA in English (Applied) Linguistics (or a teacher degree
with a focus on and final thesis in English linguistics) and a strong
background and interest in either (learner) corpus research, Second Language
Acquisition or World Englishes. Successful applicants are expected to carry
out research on a dissertation in (applied) English linguistics. The teaching
load comprises 2 hours per semester.

Further information about the research unit can be found online at

For further enquiries write to the e-mail address specified below.

Non-native speakers of German should have at least a working knowledge of

E-mail applications with letter of motivation, dissertation proposal, CV, and
diplomas attached as a single PDF are preferred.

Application Deadline: 14-Oct-2019

Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn: Prof. Dr. Marcus Callies
Universit├Ąts-Boulevard 13 (GW2), Raum A 3400
Universit├Ąt Bremen, FB 10
Bremen 28359

Email Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Marcus Callies

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