Corpora: job ad

From: Ad Backus (
Date: Fri Apr 19 2002 - 03:00:28 MET DST

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    Job posting

    At Tilburg University in Holland, Department of Linguistics,
    there is a vacancy for a full-time:
    Ph.D. student
    for the project "Synchronic register variation in mono- and bilingual Turkish"
    Vacancy number 810.2002.03

    Babylon, Center for studies of Multilingualism in the multicultural Society
    (see offers a 4-year position for a Ph.D. student as part of
    the project 'Synchronic register variation in mono- and bilingual Turkish'.
    The project focuses on variation in Turkish as it is spoken in Turkey and
    by the bilingual immigrant community in Holland. Tasks consist of building
    up a corpus of natural spoken Turkish, and analyzing selected aspects, in
    close cooperation with the principal investigator and a research assistant.
    Candidates must have a sound knowledge of Turkish and possess a Masters
    diploma that testifies to an affinity with the fields of sociolinguistics
    and/or corpus linguistics. For further information or a more detailed
    description of the project, please contact Dr. A. Backus (e-mail or
    The collective labour agreement of Tilburg University applies. You will
    have a 4-year contract. The starting salary is 1551 euro gross per month
    which will mount to 2103 euro gross in the 4th. year for full-time employment.
    Applications, accompanied by a CV, have to be submitted in writing before
    April 30, to Faculteit der Letteren, att. The managing director, mrs. drs.
    O. Zweekhorst kamer U 40, Postbus 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg.
    If you wish to apply via e-mail, please send your letter and CV to our
    Personnel Manager on his e-mail address
    It is the policy of the university to increase the number of women
    employed. Also members of ethnic minority groups and handicapped people are
    expressly invited to apply.

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