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Useful links and tips

Students find useful links and tips for internships, workshops and lectures here, e.g. for module M3. Please contact the program coordinator if you have any further ideas or experiences.


You can find many different positions, conferences, workshops, summer/winter schools and other information on The LINGUIST List.

Institutions for internships

Australian Institue of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

Institut für Niederdeutsche Sprache

The Archive of Indigenous Languages of Latin America (AILLA) Language Documentation Training Center
Akademie för uns kölsche Sproch

Linguistic Convergence Laboratory Moscow/

School of Linguistics Moscow

Alaska Native Language Center (ANLC) Living Languages
Bayerisches Archiv für Sprachsignale (BAS) Living Tongues
Endangered Language Alliance, New York LVR-Institut für Landeskunde und Regionalgeschichte
Gesellschaft für Bedrohte Sprachen e.V. (GBS) Max-Plank-Institut für Kognitions- und Neurowissenschaften, Leipzig

Endangered Languages Project

(Click here for the application form.)

Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena
International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA) Museu Goeldi, Belém
Leibniz-Institut für Deutsche Sprache, Mannheim Pacific and Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (Paradisec)
Leibniz-Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Berlin The Rosetta Project
ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language Instituto Caro y Cuervo
Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales Forschungszentrum Deutscher Sprachatlas
Schule für Angewandte Linguistik Sorbisches Institut


Workshops, conferences, summer and winter schools

You can find a general search engine for summer and winter schools here. Different summer schools are offered by LOT Schools.

Some examples are listed in the following table.

Event Date Location Registration deadline
PennState Workshops in Research Methods for Applied Linguistics Sep - Oct 2021 online
XXXVII. Romanistentag 4-7 Oktober 2021 Uni Augsburg (online)
7th International School on Big Data 10-14 October 2021 Beersheba, Israel 14 October 2021
4th School of Languages Conference 3-5 November 2021 Accra, Ghana (online) 1 October 2021
27th LIPP Symposium "Language and Migration" 15-17 November 2021 LMU Munich (online)
FRIAS Junior Researcher Conference - Human Perspectives on Spoken Human-Machine Interaction 15-17 November 2021 Freiburg (online)
15th Biennial Association for Academic Language and Learning Conference 2021 17-19 November 2021 Charles Darwin University Australia (online)
International Workshop on the Expression of Contrast and the Annotation of Information Structure in Corpora 18-19 November 2021 KU Leuven (online/hybrid) 20 October 2021
11th Conference on Frisian Linguistics (CFL 11) 19 November 2021 Fryske Akademy (online)
8th-9th International Conference on Statistical Language and Speech Processing (SLSP 2020 & 2021)

23-25 Novemeber 2021

Cardiff, UK
18th Conference on Typology and Grammar for Young Scholars

25-27 November 2021

Saint Petersburg (online)
Descriptive Grammars and Typology II: The challenges of writing grammars of underdescribed and endangered languages (Grammar2021)

1-3 December 2021

FIAP Paris
1st International Conference on Tone and Intonation (TAI)

6-9 December 2021

University of Southern Denmark, Sonderborg (hybrid) 3 October 2021
Between feminine and masculine: language(s) and society (BETFAM 2021)

9-10 December 2021

Lisbon, Portugal (online)
Discourse-Pragmatic Variation and Change (DiPVaC) 5

14-16 December 2021

Melbourne (hybrid)
Empirical and Theoretical Approaches to Intonation in Endangered and Lesser Studied Languages

16 December 2021

SOAS University of London (online)
Brussels Conference on Generative Linguistics (BCGL 14): Where syntax and phonology meet

16-17 December 2021

Language Documentation and Linguistic Theory 6

16-18 December 2021

SOAS University of London (hybrid) 16 December 2021
Foundation for Endangered Languages, 25th Annual Conference (FEL XXV)

16-19 December 2021

Tirana, Albania (hybrid)
Learn Romanian 2022

25 July - 5 August 2022

Sibiu, Romania




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