LINGUIST List 21.4635

Thu Nov 18 2010

Jobs: Phonological Development: Ph.D. Positions, Macquarie University

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        1.     Katherine Demuth , Phonological Development: Ph.D. Positions, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Message 1: Phonological Development: Ph.D. Positions, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Date: 16-Nov-2010
From: Katherine Demuth <>
Subject: Phonological Development: Ph.D. Positions, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
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University or Organization: Macquarie University Department: Linguistics/Centre for Language Sciences Job Location: Sydney, Australia Web Address:
Job Rank: Ph.D. Positions

Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition; Morphology; Phonetics; Phonology


The Child Language Lab at Macquarie University's Centre for LanguageSciences has several positions for PhD students to conduct research onphonological and morphological development. We are especially interested inrecruiting those with strong quantitative, experimental, and phoneticsbackground to explore issues in early speech perception and production intypical, language/hearing impaired, bilingual, and L2 populations.

The Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) is housed in the LinguisticsDepartment at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. It has closeconnections with MACCS (Macquarie Center for Cognitive Science), NAL (theNational Acoustics Lab), and is part of the new Centre of Excellence forCognition and its Disorders, where language in SLI and autistic populationswill also be explored. All will be soon housed in the Hearing Hub - astate-of the art hearing and language research 'hub', with MEG, EEG, infantspeech perception lab, language production lab, eye-tracking, computationallinguistics expertise, and many other research facilities.

For more information contact Katherine Demuth at the email address below.

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2011 Mailing Address for Applications:
Katherine Demuth, Professor Department of Linguistics Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) Macquarie University, NSW 2109 Sydney Australia Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Katherine Demuth Email: Phone: +61 (0) 2 9850 8783 Fax: +61 (0) 2 9850 9352

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