LINGUIST List 30.4239

Fri Nov 08 2019

Support: General Linguistics: PhD, University of Rochester

Editor for this issue: Yiwen Zhang <>

Date: 04-Nov-2019
From: Amanda Sherry <>
Subject: General Linguistics: PhD, University of Rochester, USA
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Department: Linguistcis
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Rochester

Duties: Research,Teaching,Project Work

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


The department of LINGUISTICS at the UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER invites applications from students interested in pursuing a fully-funded PhD program in Linguistics, with cross-disciplinary training and collaboration. Students will have a primary focus in Linguistics, with secondary focus in another department in Arts, Sciences & Engineering.

The faculty in the Department of Linguistics ( are grounded in the traditional fields of formal linguistics, employing empirical methodologies to examine data and topics in experimental syntax, semantics, pragmatics, phonetics, laboratory phonology, and morphology in collaboration with researchers in allied fields. Our work incorporates contemporary issues and practices in language documentation, corpus linguistics, morphology, dialect variation and sociolinguistics. Linguistics is a core member of Rochester's Center for Language Sciences (, which also includes researchers in Computer Science, Data Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and the Eastman School of Music. At Rochester, cross disciplinary collaborative work is the norm.

For further information about the program, see

Students interested in the Linguistics PhD program should apply through the link provided below.

Applications received by DECEMBER 1, 2018 will receive fullest consideration. For further information, please contact Joyce McDonough (

Linguistics faculty:
- Maya Ravindranath Abtahian
- Solveiga Armoskaite
- Ash Asudeh
- Sasha Eloi
- Scott Grimm
- Nadine Grimm
- Joyce McDonough
- Aaron White

Applications Deadline: 01-Dec-2019

Mailing Address for Applications:
        Attn: Amanda Sherry
        University of Rochester, Department of Linguistics
        P.O. Box 270096
        Rochester NY 14627

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:

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