Opportunities and how to join our lab

We are always seeking new members to join to lab. For more information please contact Dr Kathleen McCarthy: k.mccarthy@qmul.ac.uk

Current opportunities in the lab:

We are currently recruiting a student for a fully funded (ESRC) MRes + PhD project (1+3 years) starting October 2022:

Project title: Settling into a new linguistics landscape: tracking the language acquisition of new arrival children in East London

PI/Supervisor: Dr Kathleen McCarthy

Suitable candidates will demonstrate an excellent academic track record in Linguistics, Psychology or a related field (2:1 or first class), and have a particular interest in child language acquisition, multilingualism, and understudied languages. 

We strongly encourage applications from UK students from ethnic minority and underrepresented groups in humanities and social science. 

You can read more about the project and how to apply here .

Please email Dr Kathleen McCarthy if you have any questions about the project: k.mccarthy@qmul.ac.uk

Deadline: 28 February 2022 

(Interviews expected to be mid March 2022, date tbc)

Funding opportunities for PhD students:
For more information on PhD funding opportunities available at Queen Mary click here.