University of Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership
The University of Cambridge has been successful in its bid for an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Doctoral Training Partnership. The University is therefore pleased to invite applications from outstanding Home/EU candidates interested in receiving AHRC doctoral studentships. Up to 52 studentships will be available for October 2014 entry.
Studentships are available in a wide range of arts and humanities subjects, offered in departments and faculties throughout the University of Cambridge. These studentships offer an exceptional opportunity for all students interested in working towards an arts and humanities doctorate within a world-leading research environment.
For more information, visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/2707/.
Graduate Studies in MML
The Faculty currently has 60 MPhil students and 120 doctoral students across six departments. The Faculty's mission is to provide undergraduate and postgraduate education of the highest quality in languages and language-related studies. Leaders in world-class scholarship and teaching, our academic staff are pioneering researchers in a wide range of fields that include the phenomenon of human language itself, individual European languages and language families, and the literatures, art forms, film, history, and cultures associated with those languages both today and in the past.
The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages at Cambridge is a large but closely-knit multi-departmental Faculty, offering teaching and research facilities in Dutch, French, Occitan, German, Italian, Modern Greek, Neo-Latin, Russian, Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese and Linguistics, among other areas such as comparative literature and film. A wide range of expertise is available within the Faculty for supervising research. The MML Faculty Library has a very good collection of literary and critical texts, and the University Library is a research library of international renown. A Language Centre services the entire University, and houses an extensive collection of European and World Cinema on dvd and video tape. MML recently acquired a large new video collection in the French Department.
The Faculty has a Graduate Centre with computing, study, seminar and social areas. The facilities include extensive IT, printing, and copying resources, tv, video and dvd. The Centre is the venue for the MML Graduate Training Programme. The Raised Faculty Building also has a Media Centre, with film facilities.
The Faculty's Graduate Studies Office is on the the first floor of the Raised Faculty Building (RFB). The main reception office (Room 122) is open Monday to Friday from 9.30am-12.30pm, and 2.00-4.00pm - please contact Mrs Jenny Lynn, Graduate Secretary. The Graduate Studies Administrator, Miss Alison Bingham, is in Room 104, and the Graduate Secretary for Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Mrs Louise Radok, is in Room 221.
The office deals with administration relating to all graduate students in Modern Languages. However, for queries specific to graduate students in the Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, please contact the Linguistics Graduate Secretary, Mrs Louise Radok, in the Departmental Office.