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From:Frances Rock RockF at Cardiff.ac.uk
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Greetings Colleagues,

We welcome applications for the following opportunities currently available in the Centre for Language and Communication Research at Cardiff University, Wales, UK:

1. An Advanced Research Residency in Language and Law
2. Funding to support attendance at the Advanced Research Residency in Language and Law

These opportunities are open to scholars at any stage of their career. You can apply to the Advanced Research Residency itself, with or without applying for funding. 

Further information on the Advanced Research Residency and the related funding opportunity is below. Please feel free to distribute this information across your networks.

Kindest regards,
Dr. Frances Rock

What is an Advanced Research Residency (ARR)?

An ARR is an opportunity for scholars from around the world, with broadly common or connected interests, to come together to visit an academic institution as a collective, rather than individual academic visitors. The ARR in Language and Law welcomes scholars interested in any area of aspect of forensic linguistics and language and law. The ARR runs From September to December 2015 in the Centre for Language and Communication Research at Cardiff University. Scholars can stay for the whole duration of the event or drop in for individual sessions. Activities will be concentrated in November, in particular, so we envisage that some scholars will wish to attend for some or all of that month, in particular. 

During the ARR, we will host multiple visitors and will hold a number of exciting events including a conference, specialist workshop and writing retreat. We welcome contributions from those in attendance. The event is open to all, from doctoral candidates to senior professors. 

For more information about the ARR, including the current programme, please go to: http://blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/call/arr/

Banco Santander Funding: Advanced Research Residency in Language and Law (2015)

We are delighted to advertise four scholarships of 3000.00 GBP each to support attendance at the forthcoming Advanced Research Residency in Language and Law at Cardiff University. These scholarships have been generously funded by Banco Santander. The funding is to be spent on bench fees and travel to/from and accommodation at the ARR.

The Advanced Research Residency offers an opportunity for scholars from around the world to come together to share their research, learn and study together in a supportive environment. We welcome scholars at any stage of their career.

In order to be eligible for the funding:

- you must have applied for the ARR itself and been offered a place.
- you must be resident within one of the following countries which are all part of the Santander agreement: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Spain, Portugal, UK, Russia, USA, China, Germany, Singapore, Poland, Ghana, Belgium, Qatar, or UAE

The ARR is running for the whole of 2015 with the predominance of activities taking place between September and December and a particular focus on November. The funding is to be used for a stay in Cardiff during these last four months of the year.

Participants should apply for the ARR and the scholarship separately. 

For more information about research in the Centre for Language and Communication Research: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/encap/research/clcr/index.html 
For more information about Language and Law at Cardiff: http://blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/call/ 

If you have any questions about the ARR or the ARR Scholarship, please direct them to: encap-visitors at cardiff.ac.uk 

To find information about how to apply for the ARR, please go to:
http://blogs.cardiff.ac.uk/call/arr/ or http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/encap/research/intvisitingscholars/ARR_Law_Guidance_FINAL.pdf

To apply for the scholarship, please complete the form below and return it to: encap-visitors at cardiff.ac.uk.

The deadline for scholarship applications: Midnight on Monday 8 June 2015
Decisions on allocation of funding will be communicated to applicants: Friday 26 June 2015

Participants in the ARR do not have to apply for the scholarship, of course.
Application Form: Cardiff Language and Law Advanced Research Residency Scholarship 2015
Your name:
Your postal address:
Your email address (please provide an address that you will check regularly throughout 2015):
Your telephone number:
1. What would your theoretical background, research experience, knowledge and insight bring to the Advanced Research Residency? (300 words, maximum)
2. If you were organising an event, to take place during the Advanced Research Residency, what would it be and why? How would you and other participants benefit from the event? (300 words, maximum)
Dr. Frances E. Rock, Senior Lecturer
Centre for Language and Communication Research, Cardiff University, ENCAP, John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU, Wales
Canolfan Ymchwil Iaith a Chyfathrebu, Prifysgol Caerdydd, Adeilad John Percival, Rhodfa Colum, Caerdydd, CF10 3EU, Cymru
Email: RockF at Cardiff.ac.uk Telephone: (+44) 02920 870277 Fax: (+44) 02920 874242 
Web page: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/encap/contactsandpeople/profiles/rock-frances.html

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                     Discourse Analysis
                     Forensic Linguistics

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