Free webinar: Eye Tracking for Translation Process Research

Join Webinar "Eye Tracking for Translation Process Research" The application of eye tracking technology for Translation Process Research enables researchers to assess the translator’s performance, cognitive processes and attention allocation during source text (ST) understanding and/or target text (TT) production. The purpose of the webinar is to provide attendees with a set of guidelines on how to setup a study with eye tracking paradigms in Translation Process Research. We will learn what parameters we should pay particular attention to when designing a study and ...

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Invite to free London conference: Video Enhanced Observation Europa

As PI for the Erasmus Plus-funded Video Enhanced Observation (VEO) Europa research project, I would like to invite you to our free showcase conference at Europe House in London on Thursday 13th July 2017. You are welcome to drop in and join us any time between noon and 7pm in order to learn about our project. Europe House is 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU and contact information is on the attached invitation. Free food and drink will be available at 1 and 3pm and a wine and canapés reception from 5pm. We would appreciate you registering in advance at https://veoeur...

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TIRF’s 2018 Alatis Prize Competition

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – established the TIRF James E. Alatis Prize for Research on Language Policy and Planning in Educational Contexts to honor the contributions of our outstanding educator and association founder and leader to the field. With this message, we are inviting nominations for the 2018 TIRF Alatis Prize competition. For this year’s prize, we invite nominations of outstanding articles or chapters that were published during calendar years of 2016 or 2017. TIRF will only consider publications nomina...

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MA in Applied Linguistics at Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland

The Masters in Applied Linguistics aims to provide a broad-based course of study in language description (language systems: grammar, lexis and phonology), theories of Applied Linguistics, theories of Second Language Acquisition, frameworks for the study of discourse, sociolinguistics, as well as specialist research skills for the empirical analysis of language in context. While its main focus is on the use and teaching of the English language in a global context, it will address a national and international need for professional development among language teachers and ...

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CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: THE 16TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSLATION

8-10th AUGUST 2017, CRYSTAL CROWN HOTEL, MALAYSIA This 16th International Translation Conference will be held at Crystal Crown Hotel, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia from the 8th to the 10th of August, 2017. The Faculty of Languages and Linguistics and the Academy of Malay Studies, University of Malaya will co-host this conference with the support of the following co-organizers: Malaysian Translators Association (MTA), the Institute of Language and Literature (DBP), Malaysian Institute of Translation and Books (ITBM) and Perbadanan Kota Buku (PKB). CONFERENCE THEME: THE ...

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The International Research Foundation (TIRF) Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG) Deadline Approaching – Final Dissemination Push

There are just a few weeks left to apply for a TIRF Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG)! 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. TIRF is offering two types of DDGs this year. 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: https://www.tirfonline.org/research-grants/doctoral-dissertation-grants/ TIRF and its Trustees ...

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Nominations for AILA EB elections

As the deadline for submitting nominations is approaching I would like to follow up on our previous announcements in July and November last year, and - on behalf of the AILA Nominating Committee - would like to remind you of the fact that AILA – in line with our constitution and by-laws – will be holding elections at the next AILA EB/IC meetings in Rio 2017. Please be reminded that your Association as an AILA affiliate is entitled to nominate one or more candidates for election to the Executive Board (EB) of AILA. The elections will be held at the next AILA World ...

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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/

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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 ...

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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: ...

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