LINGUIST List 11.1356

Mon Jun 19 2000

Jobs: Portuguese NLP, SINTEF Telecom & Informatics

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  1. Paulo Alexandre Rocha, Portuguese NLP: Researcher at SINTEF Telecom & Informatics, Norway

Message 1: Portuguese NLP: Researcher at SINTEF Telecom & Informatics, Norway

Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2000 11:12:50 +0200
From: Paulo Alexandre Rocha <>
Subject: Portuguese NLP: Researcher at SINTEF Telecom & Informatics, Norway

The Computational Processing of Portuguese project at SINTEF Telecom and
Informatics, Oslo, Norway, wants to hire further temporary staff members,
vith a view to launching a Resource Center for Portuguese Language

We are looking for different kinds of people 

1. Research assistants, with computer science background (one-year
 contracts, with the possibility of extension). One for Oslo/Norway; another
 in Braga/Portugal, a third one in Lisbon/Portugal. The last position will
 have speech resources as its domain. So, some knowledge of digital signal
 processing is required. 

2. Post-doc or researcher interested in doing his/her PhD in our project,
 to work in NLP of Portuguese, more specifically information retrieval or
 development of Web-based NLP services. The position is a three year
 scholarship in Oslo/Norway. 

3. Interns, with linguistics or language background (alternatively computer
 scientists with strong interest in language) and native speakers of
 European Portuguese, for work during six-months in Odense/Denmark. 

Successful candidates are expected to start working on 1st September 2000.
More information about our project and activities can be found at 

Everyone interested in collaborating with the project, even if not
under the conditions above, is welcome to send mail to: 
no later than 23rd June 2000.
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