UCREL CRS: Word order in the recent history of English: syntax and processing on the moveThursday 19 January 2017, 15:00
LRDG: Cultural Literacy and Social Futures one year onTuesday 24 January 2017, 13:00
SLLAT: Chinese students’ cognitive composing process under the real-time online AWE contextWednesday 25 January 2017, 12:00
LTRG: (In)security and languages in the UKThursday 02 February 2017, 15:00
LRDG: Academic writing in the transition between the Danish upper secondary school and universityTuesday 07 February 2017, 13:00
Linguistics at Lancaster among the world's elite
We are ranked 15th in the world for Linguistics in the International QS rankings 2016. We have now been ranked in the top 15 in the world for four consecutive years, reflecting our world-class standing.Learn More
AMLaP is coming to Lancaster
We are pleased to announce that the 23rd edition of AMLaP will be hosted at Lancaster University, September 7-9, 2017.Learn More
Postgraduate studentships in Linguistics
We are offering a number of funded Doctoral and Masters studentship opportunities at Lancaster University.Learn More
We are offering several paid internships to 2nd-year undergraduates in Linguistics and the details are now online. Deadline for applications is Friday 16th December 2016.Learn More
New Anniversary Lecturer at LAEL
The Department of Linguistics and English Language is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Aina Casaponsa to a lectureship in Language, Cognition, and Neuroscience.Learn More
We offer a wide range of degrees right across the fields of English Language and Linguistics.Learn More
We have an exciting range of postgraduate programmes, both campus-based and by distance.Learn More
We offer PhDs in Linguistics (by Research Only) and Applied Linguistics by Thesis and Coursework.Learn More
How did #PostTruth become Word of the Year? Claire Hardaker talked linguistics on Sky News today. See Claire's article - Oxford Dictionary’s Word of the Year is “post-truth”, but what makes a newly coined word survive?
Times Higher Education feature article "The problems of populism: tactics for Western universities" with comments from Professor Ruth Wodak.
Congratulations to MA in Language and Linguistics graduate Cael Rooney who receives the Geoffrey Leech Outstanding MA Student Award in Linguistics and English Language.
We are offering a number of funded Doctoral and Masters studentship opportunities at Lancaster University.