Graduate Fellowships in Linguistics, June 2006

The Center for Language and Cognition Groningen (CLCG) announces the following positions:

One Graduate Fellowship

The Ubbo Emmius positions (all the PhD positions) are open only to foreign applicants. Dutch citizens are not eligible due to tax restrictions.

The range of opportunities (specializations):

The positions may be filled in any of the following research groups:

The Center for Language and Cognition Groningen

The Center for Language and Cognition Groningen (CLCG) is a research institute within the Faculty of Arts of the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. It embraces all the linguistic research in the faculty. A considerable number of the researchers participate in the Center for Behavioral and Cognitive Neurosciences (BCN), and in the Landelijke Onderzoekschool Taalwetenschap (LOT). Within the CLCG there are six research groups: Syntax/Semantics, Discourse and Communication, Language Variation and Change, Computational Linguistics, Neurolinguistics, and Language and Literacy Development over the Life Span. There are graduate students working in all of these groups.


Your profile:


Please include in your application letter remarks about how this position fits in your career goals and how you hope to contribute scientifically. In total we would like to receive: If you are interested in applying, please send the materials above before the 15th of Sept 2006 to:
CLCG (Positions)
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Postbus 716
9700 AS Groningen
The Netherlands

E-mail: Ms Wyke van der Meer
Please note on the envelope and in your letter that you are applying for a fellowship.

Further information

See the individual project descriptions for contact persons regarding the project work. Prof. dr. ir. J. Nerbonne (j.nerbonne at will be pleased to answer your general questions. More details on the projects and on CLCG are to be found on the CLCG-website: