Our large and inter-disciplinary research team work on all aspects of language, from theoretical to applied linguistics.
We collaborate with researchers at Edinburgh and around the world in projects covering biology, education, psychology, cognitive science, and speech and language technologies.
Read our blog or listen to our podcast to find out what linguists and other academics at the School of PPLS have been researching.
Forward Thinking blog
Forward Thinking podcast on iTunes
And if you’re interested in applying for a postdoctoral fellowship in the department you can find more information here:
A selection of current and recent projects in Linguistics and English Language
We are proud to work with the University's Institute for Academic Development (IAD). Read our contributions to IAD’s Teaching Matters website and blog.
Labs and facilities
Research facilities available across the School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
PPLS Academic visitors
We welcome applications from academic staff based in overseas institutions wishing to visit the School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences (PPLS)