Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences – Hamar is currently looking to recruit a PhD research fellow in Corpus Linguistics (three years), focusing on the application of corpora in the teaching of English. The application deadline is 01 September 2017.
Upcoming eventsMar24Satall-day Situating language learner selve... @ ChicagoSituating language learner selve... @ ChicagoMar 24 – Mar 27 all-dayWhile traditional views of second language acquisition (SLA) typically acknowledge a role for the contexts in which language learning occurs, contexts and learners are nonetheless treated as separate entities within a one−directional relationship, in which the external (i.e., contexts) acts upon the internal (i.e., learner characteristics) (Mercer, 2015, 2016; Ushioda, … Continue reading →Jun5Tueall-day 2018 Duolingo Shared Task on Sec...2018 Duolingo Shared Task on Sec...Jun 5 all-dayDuolingo invites research teams to participate in the first SLA Modeling (SLAM) Shared Task, in conjunction with the 13th BEA Workshop and the NAACL-HLT 2018 conference. You can access the detailed task description at: http://sharedtask.duolingo.com . The goal of this task is to predict future mistakes that learners of English, Spanish, and … Continue reading →Aug27Monall-day “Learner Corpus Research – Theor... @ University of Bremen“Learner Corpus Research – Theor... @ University of BremenAug 27 – Aug 31 all-dayThe faculty of Linguistics and Literary Studies at the University of Bremen, Germany, is pleased to announce that it will host a summer school on Learner Corpus Research in August 2018, organised under the aegis of the Learner Corpus Association. The aim of the event is to introduce researchers into … Continue reading →