Undergraduate Research Assistant: Linguistics

Our project involves investigation of syntax of Russian as spoken by native and heritage speakers. We are especially interested in subject-verb agreement found in this language. This student will assist with developing and conducting experiments testing agreement in Russian. The job responsibilities include recording Russian speakers and helping with analysis of the recorded material.

Qualifications: Must be a Harvard undergraduate student. The student should have some knowledge of Russian. Interest in languages and linguistics is a plus.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Professor Maria Polinsky at polinsky@fas.harvard.edu and Dr. Nina Radkevich at radkevich@fas.harvard.edu.

Job Start Date:  Apr 15, 2013

Job End Date:  May 18, 2013