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Sat Mar 15 2008
Jobs: Danish/English & Lang & Communication: PhD Scholarship, U Aarhus
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Danish & English & Language & Business Communication: PhD Scholarship, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Message 1: Danish & English & Language & Business Communication: PhD Scholarship, University of Aarhus, Denmark
From: Kirsten Fynsk <kihfasb.dk>
Subject: Danish & English & Language & Business Communication: PhD Scholarship, University of Aarhus, Denmark
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University or Organization: University of Aarhus
Job Location: Aarhus, Denmark
Web Address: http://www.asb.dk
Job Rank: PhD Scholarship
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Language & Business Communication
Required Language(s): Danish (dan)
Scholarship no.: 544-0115
The Department of Language and Business Communication at the Aarhus School
of Business, University of Aarhus, invites applications for 1-3 PhD
scholarships. The successful candidates will be expected to take up
appointment by 1 August 2008 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The Department of Language and Business Communication is a large department
which is primarily engaged in business-oriented humanities education and
research. We invite applications for projects on language and/or
communication in business contexts.
The projects must focus on either:
1. The use of English, German, Spanish or French in technical, legal,
economic or other business contexts, possibly as contrasted with Danish, or
2. Corporate communication, preferably as used in one of the geographical
areas in which one of the languages mentioned is spoken and possibly as
contrasted with Danish.
We are particularly interested in projects within the area of English
language and communication for business or other specialised purposes. An
area of special interest to the department is technical English. Therefore
projects to be based on English-language data will be given priority.
As regards projects to be based on German-language data, we are interested
in proposals within corporate communication; and as regards projects
envisaging the use of French data, we are especially interested in
proposals on the use of French in technical or economic contexts.
In any case, the proposed projects must be compatible with the research
profile of one of the following research groups/centres at the department:
- Knowledge Communication
- Translation & Interpreting
- Corporate Communication
Applicants must have a Master's degree in English, German, Spanish or
French, depending on the language involved in the proposed project. In line
with the priority we give to projects based on English-language data, we
will give priority to candidates with a Master's degree in English,
preferably in English for special purposes.
For a complete overview of the department's research and teaching areas and
for further information about being a doctoral student at our department,
please see the department website: http://www.asb.dk/isek
Conditions of employment
A PhD scholarship has a duration of three years. For further information on
admission criteria and ASB's PhD programme, please go to:
The deadline for application for the scholarship is Monday 13 May 2008 at
The application must be submitted on a special application form which can
be downloaded from: http://www.hha.dk/sekr/fuu/anskemaeng.doc or requested
from Kirsten H. Fynsk,
tel. +45 8948 6567, email: PhDasb.dk.
The application and attachments must be submitted in sets, without binding
in five copies by ordinary mail to Kirsten H. Fynsk, or via e-mail to
For the full details of the job announcement and applications requirements
please refer to www.asb.dk/about/available
Application Deadline: 13-May-2008
Mailing Address for Applications:
Attn: Kirsten Fynsk
Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus
Management Office, Fuglesangs Allé 4
Aarhus V 8210
Email Address for Applications: PhDasb.dk
Web Address for Applications: http://www.hha.dk/sekr/fuu/anskemaeng.doc
Phone: +45 8948 6567
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