Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Doctoral Programme for Language Studies (HELSLANG) covers a wide range of linguistic fields, including various synchronic and diachronic approaches to language, translation studies and language technology. The focal areas are: Language and interaction, Linguistic structures and context, Language contacts, change, variation and multilingualism, Meaning, texts and society, Turning points in translation and interpretation theory and practices, and Language technology and corpus linguistics.

The programme offers courses on various aspects of linguistic theory and methodology. The main languages of instruction are Finnish, English and Swedish in accordance with the language policy of the University of Helsinki. Due to the nature of the Programme also other languages are possible. In supervision the language of the doctoral student’s subject is often used.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 2014 2023

Publications 1992 2020

I det litterära polysystemets periferi: Normer och adaption i flickböcker i Sverige och Finland 1945-1965

Leden, L. I., 2020, (In preparation)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisMonograph

A Fourth-Century Inscription from Abritus in Moesia Secunda

Salomies, O. I., 2019, (Submitted) In : Arctos : Acta Philologica Fennica. 2018, 52, 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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A Funerary Inscription from Northern Mesopotamia

Kajava, M. I. & Kantola, U. H., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Arctos : Acta Philologica Fennica. 52

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Areal-linguistic approach to the diversity of the generic term for ‘music’ in the world’s languages

Yurayong, C., 21 Mar 2019, In : Rasprave Instituta za hrvatski jezik i jezikoslovlje. 44, 2, p. 675-691 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Are Emotions and Sentiments Preserved in Translation?

Kajava, K. & Öhman, E. S., 2019, (In preparation) NoDaLiDa. NODALIDA

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Activities 2004 2019

Workshop on Lexical Semantic Change

Mika Hämäläinen (Attendee)
18 Feb 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Körperlich-räumliche Aspekte der gedolmetschter Interaktion im Gericht

Tuija Kinnunen (Speaker)
17 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Millainen on Suomen kielimaisema 2030?

Salla Kurhila (Attendee)
17 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The 7th conference of the Scandinavian Association for Language and Cognition

Minna Jaakola (Abstract reviewer)
1 Jan 20191 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Körperlich-räumliche Aspekte gedolmetschter Interaktion im Gericht

Tuija Kinnunen (Speaker)
14 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Haastattelu vieraskielisten etunimien ääntämisestä

Terhi Ainiala

22/03/2019

1 media contribution

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Haastattelu paikkakuntien lempinimistä

Terhi Ainiala

21/03/2019

1 media contribution

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Haastattelu teitittelystä

Ruut Hanna-Maaria Lappalainen

19/03/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu etunimien merkityksistä kantajilleen

Terhi Ainiala

16/03/2019

1 media contribution

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