PhD student position available
hilpert at rice.edu
Mon Jun 2 08:23:28 UTC 2008
I'd be thankful if you could forward the job posting below to students
that might be interested.
Many thanks, --Martin
I would like to advertise one position for a PhD student (half-time,
German payscale E13/2, i.e. around ?1400/month) for a research project
at the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Study (FRIAS) within the School
of Language and Literature. The title of the project is 'Cognitive
Linguistics at the interface of corpus linguistics and
psycholinguistics'. The ideal candidate will have a Master's degree in
linguistics, background knowledge of either corpus linguistics or
experimental methodology, and a general interest in quantitative,
usage-based approaches to language. Working knowledge of German is a
plus but no necessity. The candidate will have the opportunity to work
towards a PhD thesis and to collaborate with faculty members of the
different philologies and the
Cognitive Science department at the University of Freiburg.
Potential applicants are invited to contact Martin Hilpert
(martin.hilpert at frias.uni-freiburg.de) to find out more about the
project. Applications should include a CV, one or two work samples, a
brief research proposal (no more than 5 pages) and names of three
references. Applications by qualified women are particularly welcome.
Handicapped applicants are given preference in case of equal
Applications received by June 30, 2008 will receive fullest
consideration. The project has already started; the position will
remain open until filled. The position will be funded for two years
initially. Further funding is anticipated but cannot be guaranteed.
Applications should be sent to:
Dr. Martin Hilpert
FRIAS (Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies)
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