3 Mar 2014
We invite applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship...
27 Feb 2014
This year the John Marshall PhD studentship is offered collaboratively between...
With more top-ranked research than any other UK department in the field (RAE 2008), we are one of the largest, most active Linguistics research centres in Europe. Our community of over 35 staff and 130 postgraduate students work in a vast range of areas from philology through to engineering, engaging in interdisciplinary collaborations with researchers at Edinburgh and around the world in disciplines such as biology, education, psychology, cognitive science, and speech & language technologies. Our research has inspired award-winning art and underlies new technology for patients who have lost the ability to speak.
12 Mar 2014 14:10 – 15:00
Joint meeting with the Celtic Linguistics Reading Group
Main Reading: Madeleine Adkins, "Will...
13 Mar 2014 12:30 – 14:00
The PPLS heat of the international 3 minute thesis competition.
In this event, students compete...
14 Mar 2014 12:10 – 13:00
Reading: Floccia, C., Nazzi, T., Delle Luche, C., Poltrock, S., & Goslin, J. (in press).
17 Mar 2014 13:10 – 14:00
Reading: Hickey, Raymond (2012) 'Internally- and Externally-Motivated Language Change.' In...
LEL hosts a large and thriving community of postgraduate students, working towards a variety of MSc degrees as well as the PhD. Further information about postgraduate study and research is available on the postgraduate study pages. Researchers of postdoctoral standing who are interested in pursuing their research at Edinburgh should make contact with a relevant member of the department; they may want to look into the fellowship programme at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, the Caledonian Research Foundation European Visiting Research Fellowships, or the British Academy Visiting Fellowships.