ESRC Studentships are available for September 2015 entry at the Centre for Language Discourse & Communication at King’s College London, offering supervision in text, discourse & narrative analysis, pragmatics, linguistic ethnography, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, applied, educational, cognitive and corpus linguistics. Studentships can take two forms – either a one-year MA plus a 3 year PhD (‘1+3’), or a three year PhD (+3) – and they are also supported by a full array of methods training at the King’s Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Centre.
To apply, you should have excellent qualifications, as well as clear research idea if you are applying for a three year PhD award. It is important to identify and contact a potential supervisor as soon as possible, referring to our webpages at www.kcl.ac.uk/ldc, and you also need to submit an ordinary admissions application. The closing date is 30 January 2015.