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Schedule for upcoming talks in the departmental seminar

5 November, 2022

Schedule for upcoming talks in the departmental seminar, Tuesdays at 14:30 in the LLCC seminar room:

 

8/11 – Martin Haspelmath, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History: The efficiency theory of asymmetric coding in grammar
 

15/11 – Meeting for MA students
 

22/11 – Roberta D'Alessandro, Utrecht University: Is a unified theory of language change possible? Some answers from Microcontact

 

 

Call for applications for a position in syntax/semantics

11 August, 2022

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites applications for a tenure-track position (open rank) in the Department of Linguistics (Generative Linguistics track), with a specialization in syntax and/or semantics.

The position is open to all candidates who have attained a Ph.D. degree, and to advanced doctoral students who expect to be granted their Ph.D. no later than June 30, 2023.

Job requirements:

Invitation - “A pragmatic typological study of Hebrew and French pseudo-cleft-like constructions: The syntax-lexicon-prosody-body interface”

15 June, 2020

Dear Linguists,

All are invited for out next zoom talk titled “A pragmatic typological study of Hebrew and French pseudo-cleft-like constructions: The syntax-lexicon-prosody-body interface”, which will be given by Yael Maschler (Haifa U.), based on joint work with Simona Pekarek Doehler (U. of Neuchâtel) on Tuesday June 16th, 14:30-16:00 (see abstract below).

Invitation - Towards a Uniform Semantics for Question Embedding

1 June, 2020

 

Dear Linguists,

All are invited for out next zoom talk titled “Towards a Uniform Semantics for Question Embedding”, which will be given by Danny Fox (MIT), on Tuesday June 2nd, 14:30-16:00 (see abstract below).

https://huji.zoom.us/j/96637547525?pwd=aVlpMjlGeThIdXJnbTJ1WjdTRUxlZz09

Meeting ID: 966 3754 7525
Password: 368196

See you!

Invitation - "The Quoting Gesture in Israeli Hebrew discourse”

24 May, 2020

Dear Linguists,

All are invited for the fourth zoom talk for this semester, titled “The Quoting Gesture in Israeli Hebrew discourse”, which will be given by Leon Shor & Michal Marmorstein (HUJI), on Tuesday May 26, 14:30-16:00 (see abstract below).

https://huji.zoom.us/j/91200311810?pwd=YnJzYXl4Uno0WWN1OXVLZG8rcEtxUT09

Meeting ID: 912 0031 1810

Password: 405508

Invitation - “Exceptives, arguments, counter-arguments, and prominence”

19 May, 2020

Dear Linguists,

All are invited for the first zoom talk for this semester, titled “Exceptives, arguments, counter-arguments, and prominence”, which will be given by Mira Ariel (TAU), on Tuesday May 19, 14:15-15:30 (see abstract below).

**Please note that exceptionally we are starting earlier this week, at 14:15**