Open call for trainees & MA or PhD students

We are open to spontaneous applications for a traineeship (details below), and also for collaboration with current or prospective MA / PhD students. Please get in touch using the contact details below!

The traineeship enables deepening insights in a working environment linking linguistic research, language didactics and education.

Example tasks:

  • Support in the analysis of written and audiovisual data to describe language repertoires in multilingual interaction situations (e.g. transcription with F4 and ELAN, coding with ATLAS.ti, evaluation with Excel etc.)
  • Support in the preparation, implementation and evaluation of workshops and training courses in the field of multilingual didactics for pupils and teachers
  • Continuation of the project’s bibliography
  • Translations
  • Conception of a final report


  • High proficiency in German, Italian and English (minimum B2/C1 in all three languages).
  • Currently enrolled in or graduated in Linguistics or a similar discipline.

We offer:

The possibility of financial support is given via an ERASMUS-funded traineeship for foreign students or students from foreign universities (requirement: university needs to support Erasmus programs). Trainees must commit for a minimum of 3 months in full-time occupation. Candidates who are able to commit for a longer period of time are preferred.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit their application (CV, cover letter and further relevant documents) to the following address:

Eurac Research
Institute for Applied Linguistics

Viale Druso 1 – 39100 Bolzano
Tel: +39 0471 055 100 / Fax: + 39 0471 055 199

Headword: “Traineeship RepertoirePluS”

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