LINGUIST List 32.3272

Mon Oct 18 2021

Support: Catalan-Valencian-Balear; Romance; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics: PhD, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 18-Oct-2021
From: Sílvia Perpiñán <>
Subject: Catalan-Valencian-Balear; Romance; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics: PhD, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
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Department: Translation and Language Sciences
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics
Bilingualism, Language-Contact, Morphosyntax
Required Language(s): Catalan-Valencian-Balear (cat)


We offer an exciting opportunity to apply for a full-time Ph.D. scholarship (4 years of funding) in the Department of Translation and Language Sciences at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). The scholarship is funded by the Project “BIBA: Bidirectional Effects of Bilingualism Across Ages” (PID2020-114276GB-I00), through the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated Ph.D. candidate for a research project on Catalan-Spanish bilingualism devoted to investigating several morphosyntactic and semantic features bidirectionally. More information on the project can be found on the webpage of our research group: The successful candidate will need a Master’s degree in Linguistics, Cognitive Science, Philology, Psychology, Education, or a related field, with solid training in formal linguistics and experimental methods. The candidate will develop their research in the graduate program of the Translation and Language Science Department: (

The official 2021 call is about to open, and once opened, the deadline to apply is very short (2-week period). We encourage the potential candidates to be familiar with the requirements by reading last year’s call:

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Prof. Sílvia Perpiñán

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