[Journal] Dialogue & Discourse, Vol8 No1 (2017) – Contents

Dialogue & Discourse Dialogue & Discourse (D&D) is the first international journal dedicated exclusively to work that deals with language “beyond the single sentence”, in discourse (i.e., text, monologue) and dialogue. The journal adopts an interdisciplinary perspective, accepting work from Linguistics, Computer Science, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, and other associated fields with an interest in formally, technically, empirically or experimentally rigorous approaches. We are committed to ensuring the highest editorial standards and rigorous peer-review of all submissions, while granting open access to all interested readers. Vol 8, No 1 (2017) : http://dad.uni-bielefeld.de/index.php/dad/issue/view/391…

[JOB] Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Data Scientist), University of Manchester, UK

Dear colleagues, We are advertising a Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Data Scientist) Position at the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research. I wonder if you could please forward this to interested parties in your circles. Many thanks for your help in advance. Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Data Scientist) Salary:                                 Grade 6, £31,076 – £33,943 per annum, Hours:                                  Full Time Duration:                             Fixed Term, available from 01 July 2017 to 31 July 2019 (25 months) Closing Date:                     03/03/2017 We seek to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Associate (PDRA) (Data Scientist) to work…

Donald Trump and the truth – A special from “The New Yorker”

In recent weeks, writers and fact-checkers at The New Yorker have produced a series of reported essays about Donald Trump and the truth. Presidential candidates have always lied, “but sometimes there really is something new under the political sun,” David Remnick wrote when he introduced the series, last month. Trump, the Republican nominee, “does not so much struggle with the truth as strangle it altogether.” Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee, has had her bald-faced moments. “But, in the scale and in the depth of his lying, Donald Trump is in…

Δημόσια κρίση του σχεδίου Ελληνικού Προτύπου ΕΛΟΤ 1455 «Σχηματισμός ελληνικών αρκτικολέξων και ακρωνύμων»

Ο ΕΣΥΠ/ΕΛΟΤ ανακοινώνει την υποβολή σε δημόσια κρίση του σχεδίου Ελληνικού Προτύπου ΕΛΟΤ 1455 «Σχηματισμός ελληνικών αρκτικολέξων και ακρωνύμων». Το πρότυπο ΕΛΟΤ 1455 είναι πρότυπο που εξαρχής συντάχθηκε και επεξεργάστηκε η Τεχνική Επιτροπή ΕΛΟΤ ΤΕ 21 «Ορολογία – Γλωσσικοί πόροι», έχοντας ως βάση τα Ελληνικά Πρότυπα ΕΛΟΤ 561-1 («Ορολογική εργασία – Λεξιλόγιο – Μέρος 1: Θεωρία και εφαρμογή») και ΕΛΟΤ 402 («Ορολογική εργασία – Αρχές και μέθοδοι»), που έχει εκπονήσει η επιτροπή, καθώς και σχετική εργασία του μέλους της Κώστα Βαλεοντή με θέμα «Ελληνικά αρκτικόλεξα και ακρώνυμα υπό το πρίσμα των…

[Job] Tenured position in English Language and Linguistics, University of Paris VIII

  The University of Paris VIII is expected to have a vacancy in English Language and Linguistics, beginning in September 2017. The position will be junior lecturer / assistant professor (Maître de conférences). The position is tenured and consists of 50% teaching and 50% research. The semester is 13 weeks long and teaching is 2 to 3 3-hour classes a week. The salary is non-negotiable and determined by the university with respect to experience and age. It will lie somewhere between 1750 and 3150 netto. – Teaching – Teaching will…