LOT – Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics

Landelijke Onderzoekschool Taalwetenschap

400 faculty members

300 PhD & RMa students

LOT unites about 400 faculty members and 300 PhD and RMa students and provides a meeting point to further national and international communication for the benefit of linguistic research and education. Researchers from the participating institutes share knowledge, work together on theoretical and methodological matters, discuss their data and research in seminars and lecture series and in collaborations of various other kinds.

Below you will find recent news and announcements of events from the institutes participating in LOT and from LOT itself.

Register for the LOT Summer School 2019

Registration is open from 8 April until 27 May 2019.

News & Announcements

De Veelzijdigheid van Dyslexie

De Veelzijdigheid van Dyslexie

Nederlandse kinderen met dyslexie ondervinden niet alleen problemen bij het leren lezen en schrijven in hun moedertaal, maar ook in een vreemde taal. Toch gaat het leren van Engels ze iets makkelijker af dan gedacht. Dat blijkt uit onderzoek van Ellie van Setten die deze maand promoveerde aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. Voor meer informatie zie: […]


ACLC Seminar 15 February 2019

On 15 February 2019 Professor Petra Schulz and Professor Jeffrey Lidz are guest speakers at the ACLC Seminar.

MPI Colloquium

MPI Colloquium

Laurent Cohen (Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris) will give the next MPI colloquium on Tuesday 12 February, 2019 at 3.45pm.

De Grote Taaldag 2019

De Grote Taaldag 2019

The next Dutch Annual Linguistics Day, co-organised by AVT, LOT and Anéla, will be held on Saturday 2 February 2019.

Verwerken we taal genderneutraal?

Verwerken We Taal Genderneutraal?

In het Nederlands verwijst ‘zijn’ soms naar mannen, soms naar vrouwen of naar allebei.

Words Divide, Pictographs Unite: Pictograph Communication Technologies for People with an Intellectual Disability

LOT Dissertation 524: Words Divide, Pictographs Unite

LOT is pleased to announce number 524 in the LOT Dissertation Series by Leen Sevens.

Internship "Psychology of Language"

Internship ‘Psychology of Language’

The Psychology of Language department of the Max Plack Institute Nijmegen has three places for interns from September 1 to June 30 each year.

Kennislink: Stappenplan voor een nieuwe taal

Kennislink: Stappenplan Voor een Nieuwe Taal

Heb je wel eens overwogen om zelf een compleet nieuwe taal te bedenken?

Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics

LOT Winter School 2019

The LOT Winter School 2019 is organized by LOT in collaboration with the Universiteit van Amsterdam.

Upcoming Events

  • April 16, 2019 - April 18, 2019
    EMLAR 2019

    EMLAR 2019 will take place at Utrecht University from 16 - 18 April 2019. Registration is possible until 31 March 2019.

  • July 1, 2019 - July 12, 2019
    LOT Summer School 2019

    The LOT Summer School 2019 will take place at Utrecht University from 1 to 12 July, 2019. Registration is open from 8 April till 27 May 2019.

  • July 4, 2019
    Schultink Lecture - Dr Asya Pereltsvaig

    On Thursday 4 July during the LOT Summer School 2019, Dr Asya Pereltsvaig will deliver the Schultink Lecture, entitled 'Mapping Languages: “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” of Linguistic Cartography'.


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