The University of Sheffield
Centre for Linguistic Research

Inaugural Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics

4-5 February 2014

Venue: Humanities Research Institute

The Centre for Linguistic Research (CLR) at the University of Sheffield will hold its first postgraduate conference on 4-5 February 2014. ShefLingPGC is organised by postgraduate students from across all departments of language and linguistics. This two-day conference is designed to give linguistics postgraduates from all research areas an opportunity to present and discuss their research in a friendly and intellectually stimulating setting at the University of Sheffield.

Please follow this link for the call for papers.

Plenary Speakers:

We are proud to confirm the following plenary speakers for ShefLing PGC 2014 (titles of talks to be confirmed):

Professor Susan Fitzmaurice (School of English, University of Sheffield)

Professor Neil Bermel (Russian and Slavonic Studies, School of Languages and Cultures, University of Sheffield)

Dr. Dominic Watt (Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York)

The Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics Student Organising Team

Sarah Gelcich (School of English and School of Medicine)
Helen Geyer (Cognitive Studies)
Hannah Leach (School of English)
Dario Lecic (Russian and Slavonic Studies, School of Languages and Cultures)
Suk May Low (School of English)
Ayumi Nonomiya (School of English)
Chen Zhang (School of English)

The student organising team is coordinated by Dr. Chryso Hadjidemetriou (School of English and Centre for Linguistic Research)