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Job Announcement: LabEx ASLAN

Typology; Diachronic Linguistics; Field Linguistics: Post Doc, LabEx ASLAN, Lyon, France

Employer: LabEx ASLAN
Job Location: Lyon, France
Title: Postdoctoral fellowship (diachronic, typological and/or field linguistics
Rank: Post Doc
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Diachronic Linguistics; Field Linguistics
LL Issue: 24.558
Date Submitted: 30-Jan-2013
Job Description: The ‘Laboratory of Excellence’ ASLAN Advanced Studies on Language Complexity is offering a postdoctoral fellowship for a period of 24 months. The grantees will be hosted in Lyon, France in either the DDL (Dynamique Du Langage) or ICAR (Interactions, Corpus, Apprentissages, Représentations) laboratory, depending on their research topics.

The candidate research project will address issues related to diachronic, typological, and/ or field linguistics. A number of topics can be considered: language history, influence of the environmental context, impact of language contact and population size, etc. Competence in modeling methods is not required, but would be particularly appreciated.

Fellows will be hired by the Université de Lyon for a period of 24 months. The annual gross income will be approximately €30,000. The place of work will be either the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon or the Human Sciences Institute, both located in Lyon, France.

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Application Deadline: 30-Apr-2013
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Contact Information:  ASLAN Dir.
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