LINGUIST List 12.282

Thu Feb 1 2001

Jobs: Knowledge Management: Lecturer, Cambridge U, UK

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  1. Ted Briscoe, Knowledge Management/NLP: Lectureship at U of Cambridge, UK

Message 1: Knowledge Management/NLP: Lectureship at U of Cambridge, UK

Date: Thu, 01 Feb 2001 17:19:03 +0000
From: Ted Briscoe <>
Subject: Knowledge Management/NLP: Lectureship at U of Cambridge, UK


Applications are invited for a University Lectureship in Knowledge
Management, to take up appointment on 1 October 2001.

The ideal candidate will have a research profile in information
discovery, retrieval, extraction, summarisation and (re)presentation
for textual and transcribed spoken data, with experience of both
knowledge-based and statistical techniques for data mining, knowledge
management and natural language processing. They should be able to
teach courses in core computer science, classical IR and the more
recent developments and extensions in knowledge management, both at
undergraduate level and on the MPhil in Computer Speech, Text and
Internet Technology.

Appointments made at University Lecturer level will be for three or
five years in the first instance, with the possibility of
reappointment to the retiring age. The pensionable scale of stipends
for a University Lecturer is 21,435 GBP a year, rising by eleven
annual increments to 33,058 GBP.

Further information about the Department can be found on its website

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a list of publications,
and the names and addresses (preferably also e-mail addresses) of not
more than three referees, should be sent to the Secretary of the
Appointments Committee for the Computer Laboratory at:

New Museums Site, 
Pembroke Street, 
CB2 3QG, 

so as to reach her not later than Monday 5 March 2001.
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