12 results for month: 03/2017

International Workshop: Linguistic Perspectives on the Mediatisation of Sport

Topic The Mediatisation of Sport: Linguistic perspectives on media communication in national and international amateur and professional sports Date June 13-14, 2017 Location University of Siegen Germany For more information and registration, see http://www.uni-siegen.de/phil/sports_workshop/

Lecturer in Applied Linguistics, Fiji; TOEFL Grants 2017

Please find below information on: · Position in Applied Linguistics, University of the South Pacific, Fiji · TOEFL Grant deadlines 2017 The University of the South Pacific is currently advertising a new position for a lecturer in Applied Linguistics. This is a full-time position at Laucala Campus (Suva, Fiji), renewable every 3 years by mutual agreement. We are looking for someone who can primarily teach and supervise within applied linguistics and TESOL-related fields, but who can also handle introductory linguistics courses. We have spent a lot of time rejuvenating and developing our teaching programmes over the last year, ...

Call for abstract: International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS) 2017

The 11th ICCS (ICCS 2017) will take place from Friday September 1st through to Sunday September 3rd, 2017 in Taipei. The conference will be held at the GIS Convention Center located on the campus of National Taiwan University (http://iccs2017.conf.tw). The aim of the International Conference on Cognitive Science (ICCS) is to bring together researchers from various disciplines of cognitive science in both academia and industry, to discuss the latest research, application and development in the field. We invite abstracts from all fields of cognitive science, including but not limited to the following topics: Animal Cognition Artificial Intelli...

5th International Conference ‘Crossroads of Languages and Cultures: Languages and Cultures at Home and at School’ (CLC5)

The Centre for Intercultural and Migration Studies of the Department of Primary Education/CERS of the University of Crete, Greece organizes the 5th International Conference ‘Crossroads of Languages and Cultures’ (CLC5) with the cooperation of Polydromο (http://www.polydromo.gr). Important dates First Call for Papers: December 2016 Second Call for Papers: February 2017 Submission of proposals: September 2017 (1st-30th) Notification of acceptance of proposals: January 2018 Please click here for more details. Further info: www.clc5.ediamme.edc.uoc.gr

Tenure-track position at Simon Fraser University, Canada

The Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, seeks applications for a tenure-track position in French Education. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin September 1, 2017. Deadline for applications is March 10, 2017. Please click here for more details.

TIRF’s 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) Competition Now Open

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) competition. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 26, 2017. There are two types of grants offered through TIRF’s DDG program. Information about the two types of grants, as well as eligibility concerns, resource videos, answers to frequently asked questions, and much more can be found at: http://www.tirfonline.org/research-grants/doctoral-dissertation-grants/ TIRF ...

Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen

New book and e-book published by Bloomsbury: ‘Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen’ Edited by Paul Seedhouse, Newcastle University. http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/task-based-language-learning-in-a-real-world-digital-environment-9781474264068/ How can you use the latest digital technology to create an environment in which people can learn European languages while performing a meaningful real-world task and experiencing the cultural aspect of learning to cook European dishes? This book explains how to do this from A to Z, covering how a real-world digital environment for language learning ...

Position at Monash in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics – Level B (continuing)

Please see link below for info about the position, Lecturer level B in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics at Monash University, closing 19 March, 2017. http://careers.pageuppeople.com/513/cw/en/job/558338/lecturer-in-linguistics-and-applied-linguistics

Call for presentations: 2017 ALAK International Conference

The Applied Linguistics Association of Korea (ALAK) calls for paper (20-minute presentation and 10-minute discussion) and poster presentations in all areas of applied linguistics. Theme: Broadening the Scope of Language Learning and Teaching Date: September 9, 2017 Venue: Seoul National University of Education, Seoul, Korea Plenary speakers Dr. Ronald P. Leow, Georgetown University “Language learning in the L2 classroom: How implicit or how explicit should it be? Theoretical, empirical, and curricular/pedagogical issues.” Dr. Ana Lado, Marymount University "What makes a literature-based English program not only effective but also ...

Language in Africa conferences

News from BAAL Language in Africa SIG to AILA affiliates of three events Enquiries to the LiASIG: annetteislei@gmail.com (Convenor) anne.goodithwhite@ucd.ie (Secretary) yevudeye@aston.ac.uk (Events Manager) SEMINAR 27th – 28th April, 2017. Aston University. BAAL-CUP seminar: Minority Languages in New Media: Towards language revitalisation in Europe and Africa https://minoritylanguagesnewmedia2017.wordpress.com/ Abstracts to minoritylang2017@gmail.com by 20th February. CONFERENCE 12th May, 2017, University of Reading. LiASIG Annual Conference: Multilingual Communication in Africa and the Diaspora.https://liasig.wordpress....