3rd Forensic Linguistics Short Course

We invite students (Bachelor’s and Master’s) as well as graduate students and postdocs from Linguistics (and its sub-disciplines), Phonetics and Phonology, Law/Legal Studies, and related fields to apply for this international interdisciplinary program. All sessions will be conducted in English.

The 3rd FLsc will take place in August 2021 – the exact date will be available in due course. Please note that this year’s FLsc will take place online.

Currently, applications are closed. They will open in March/April 2021 and stay open to May 15, 2021 (10.00pm, GMT+1).
Notifications of acceptance will be sent until end of May. Notifications of rejection will be sent sent end of May.

The FLsc is taught by Dr Isabel Picornell and Dr Ria Perkins.

If there are any questions regarding applications, please ask the coordinators (Natascha & Dominic) via our contact form here.

Participation fees:

  • National and International Participants
    350 Euro
  • Participants from University of Cologne and HHU Düsseldorf
    250 Euro

Workshop: Statistics for Linguistics

For the first time, a workshop on statistics for linguistics will take place directly after the FLsc. Participants of the 3rd FLsc are welcome to participate, however, participation is not mandatory and does not influence your chances of participating in the FLsc itself.

Visit this site for further information. Note: You can sign up for the workshop during your application for the 3rd FLsc. Participation is free of charge for participants of the 3rd FLsc.

Payment Modalities

Deadline for fee payment is 01 July 2021. If you cannot afford to pay the total fee at once, please contact the coordination team for payment by installments. Payment will be done via wire transfer. The FLsc fee covers the online tools we will use during the summer school as well as the payment of our two scholars.

If you cannot attend the summer school and/or the workshop, you may cancel your participation until 21 July 2021. Up until this deadline, no fee has to be paid. In case your fee is already paid, you will get back the entire amount paid. However, if you cancel afterwards or do not show up, you are expected to pay the full fee.