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Modern Languages & Linguistics PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships in Birmingham

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  MPhil/PhD opportunities in the School of Languages and Social Sciences
SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES. Research in the School of Languages and Social Sciences ranges across the following areas.
  Language and landscape: the cross-linguistic perspective on ‘forests’
  Dr A Corr
Application Deadline: 6 February 2019
What is a forest? Interdisciplinary research in geographic information sciences and linguistics shows that not only do official bodies differ in the criteria and measurements used to arrive at a definition, but that the world’s languages provide a variety of answers, depending on how their linguistic systems encode landscape-related concepts.
  Beyond success: predicting the likelihood of a case eventually contributing to a shift in case law
  Prof S Delacroix
Application Deadline: 22 January 2019
Uncertainty. whether it be developing tools to help communicate it in lay-professional encounters, tools that take into account human uncertainty (and the consequent need for continuing change in a legal system), or methods to flag up / explain uncertainty to professional (or public policy) users of data science tools.
  Web archives and cities: mining the web to learn our cities
  Dr E Tranos, Prof J Grieve
Application Deadline: 22 January 2019
This project will explore how the dynamics of cities are reflected in and, therefore, can be sensed by mining online content. Not only cities change, but they also change faster than the secondary data update pace.
  Music - Postgraduate Research Opportunities
Music Performance Practice PhD/MA by Research (On Campus or by Distance Learning). Musical Composition PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning).
  Modern Languages - Postgraduate Research Opportunities
The Department of Modern Languages is home to internationally renowned researchers in a range of European and world languages and cultures.
  Department of Modern Languages - Out of Our Minds
Background. The Department of Modern Languages at The University of Birmingham invites applications for one funded PhD studentships to commence in February 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
  Contrastive linguistics
A PhD project with Dr Jacqueline Visconti will focus on a comparative account of similar items or constructions in two or more European languages.
  Historical semantics and pragmatics
A PhD project with Dr Jacqueline Visconti will outline the evolution of a linguistic item or construction, including semantic change and/or grammaticalisation.
  Italian linguistics
A project with Dr Jacqueline Visconti will focus on any aspect of Italian linguistics, including historical and sociolinguistic accounts, excluding phonetics, morphology and generative syntax.
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