ITN eLADDA PhD in Atypical Language Acquisition
ITN e-LADDA is offering a 3-year contract to complete a PhD at the Universidad de Sevilla on language intervention with deaf and hard-of-hearing persons in digital contexts. The specific project is ESR10: Using text-message to teach vocabulary to deaf people: A way to improve reading comprehension.
Applicants may come from a wide range of fields, including Psychology, Speech and Language Therapy, Linguistics, and Education. You may see the eligibility criteria here. Experience in working with the deaf community will be valued, but is not required. Candidates with a motivation towards language acquisition in typical and atypical development, and intervention in digital contexts, including those without specific experience with deaf individuals are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 10th September
You can see more about the project here.