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New positions in Jena and general about looking for jobs as a linguist

Jena from afar (Jena is in the valley of the plateau) Central Jena The Max Planck Insitute for the Sciences of Human History in Jena has just announced 2 PhD positions and 1 postdoc, and the  Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena has also announced 1 PhD position . Follow the links for more info. In light of that, I wanted to highlight some other relevant resources for those of us who are looking for a PhD position, or considering what to do after having finished the PhD or masters degree. Linguists Outside of Academia There's a mailing list for linguists who are working outside of academia, or who want to work outside of academia.  Welcome along to Linguists Outside Academia! We are a motley crew of self-identifying linguists with tenuous connections to the groves of academe. This includes trained linguists who are currently out of work, as well as people on shaky fixed-term academic contracts, and others who have 'linguistic' type jobs in non-academic set