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The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, one of six research schools of the Faculty of Humanities, has a vacant PhD position as part of the ERC …
Faculty of Humanities, Leiden University Centre for Linguistics has a vacancy for Two PhD Candidates in the field of linguistics (specialization: sign languages) (1.0 fte).
The candidate is supposed to carry out the following tasks:
Appointment will be according to the terms of the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO Nederlandse Universiteiten). The employment will be for a period of four years (first a contract of 18 months with an extension of 30 months after positive evaluation of capabilities and compatibility), starting January 1 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment must lead to the completion of a PhD thesis. The gross monthly salary is set on € 2,222.- in the first year, increasing to € 2,840.- gross per month in the final year, based on fulltime employment.
Leiden University offers an attractive benefits package with additional holiday (8%) and end-of-year bonuses (8.3 %), training and career development and sabbatical leave. Our individual choices model gives you some freedom to assemble your own set of terms and conditions. Candidates from outside the Netherlands may be eligible for a substantial tax break. More at http://www.workingat.leiden.edu/
Leiden University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from members of underrepresented groups. Deaf candidates are specifically encouraged to apply.
The Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL, www.hum.leiden.edu/lucl), the institute of linguistics at the Faculty of Humanities, Leiden University, is hosting a research project entitled From Gesture to Language.
The project will investigate the structure of size and shape expressions in sign languages and co-speech gesture in West Africa and the United States. Goal of the project is to further our understanding of how sign languages relate to gesture.
For further information on this project please contact Victoria Nyst, email email@example.com, or on practical matters Maarit van Gammeren, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information on the project, see https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/research/research-projects/humanities/from-gesture-to-language1.
Applicants are kindly requested to submit the following documents (in Dutch or English):
Please submit these documents in one file containing documents 1 to 5 (PDF or Word file), using your last name as document name (e.g. BROWN.pdf).
Applicants should submit their application (documents as described above) no later than 30 November 2017 by email to email@example.com, clearly indicating the vacancy number (17-387).
Acquisition following this advertisement is not appreciated.
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