[Corpora-List] PhD Studentships in Linguistics and Cross-Cultural Studies, City University of Hong Kong

Alex Chengyu Fang acfang at cityu.edu.hk
Mon Nov 24 13:51:21 CET 2008


PhD Studentships in Linguistics and Cross-Cultural Studies, 2009

Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics

City University of Hong Kong

http://www.cityu.edu.hk/ctl

The Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics at City University of Hong Kong announces the availability of studentships for study leading towards PhD degrees in linguistics and cross-cultural studies.

Areas of Study

The studentships will be available for the following broad areas of study (listed in alphabetical order):

* Computational/Corpus Linguistics

* Cultural and Cross-Cultural Studies

* Discourse and text analysis

* Linguistics and language studies (Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean, etc)

* Syntax and Semantics

* Translation Studies

The Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics, CityU

The Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics represents a dynamic body of teaching and research expertise embracing three disciplines of study: Chinese, translation studies and linguistics. It is within the Faculty of Humanities and Human Sciences of City University of Hong Kong. It hosts the following research groups:

* Chinese Philology Studies Group

* Cross-Cultural Studies Group

* Dialogue Systems Group

* Language Acquisition Group

It is at the same time in close cooperation with the following research centres:

* The Halliday Centre for Intelligent Applications of Language Studies

* Language Information Science Research Centre

Our offer

* Successful applicants receive stipends of HK$13,440 (about €1,280 or US$1,730) per month for three years.

* The studentships require residence in Hong Kong for at least half of the study period and they must result in a PhD dissertation.

* Research-degree tuition scholarships are also available which will waive tuition fees for one year.

Your profile

* an MA degree in a related field such as Linguistics, Computer Science and cultural studies, depending on your research area

* excellent academic record at undergraduate and Master's levels

* strong ability to work independently

* keen interest in interdisciplinary research

* prior research experience and publication a plus

Application

Interested applicants should send a research proposal and a CV via email to Ms Peggy Tse, email: <mailto:peggy.tse at cityu.edu.hk> peggy.tse at cityu.edu.hk. For information about requirements or online application, please visit http://www.cityu.edu.hk/cityu/dpt-acad/sgs.htm.

Additional information

For additional information, interested applicants are welcome to contact

Dr Alex Fang

Dept of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics

City University of Hong Kong

Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon

Hong Kong SAR

Email: <mailto:acfang at cityu.edu.hk> acfang at cityu.edu.hk.

Phone: (852) 2788 8793

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