LINGUIST List 31.1494

Fri May 01 2020

Support: General Linguistics: PhD Student, Università di Bologna

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 25-Apr-2020
From: Chiara Gianollo <>
Subject: General Linguistics: PhD Student, Università di Bologna, Italy
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Department: Classical Philology and Italian Studies
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Università di Bologna

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


The Doctoral Program in “Humanistic Studies - Literary and Philological Cultures” at the University of Bologna - Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies invites international applications for one 3-year doctoral position reserved to international candidates (i.e., candidates that earned a second level Master’s degree in a non-Italian institution, independently of their personal citizenship).

Linguistics is among the disciplines included in the doctoral program for which it is possible to apply. To see which research areas are covered by linguists working at the Department see
The Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies ( has been selected as a Department of Excellence in 2018 and has been awarded special funding to foster advanced research and internationalization for the years 2018-2022. The advertised position is one of the internationalization measures. The selection procedures (research project, interview) can be carried out in Italian or in English. The doctoral dissertation can be written in English; however, most of the activities and the administration require willingness to acquire a working knowledge of Italian.

The deadline to submit applications is May 21, 2020 at 1:00 PM (Italian time).  The selection procedures will take place remotely (using the Teams platform) in June and July (precise dates here: The position will start on November 1, 2020.

See the official Call for Applications:

General information on how to apply and on the yearly gross amount of the scholarships can be found at the web address for applications below.

Specific information on the doctoral program in “Humanistic Studies - Literary and Philological Cultures” and on the selection procedures can be found here:

The University of Bologna is an equal opportunity employer and encourages disabled persons to apply, foreseeing specific adaptations in the selection procedure (see the Call for Applications).

Applications Deadline: 21-May-2020

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Chiara Gianollo

Page Updated: 01-May-2020