LINGUIST List 12.3103

Sun Dec 16 2001

Support: PhD Studentships at University of Brighton

Editor for this issue: Marie Klopfenstein <>


  1. Lynne Cahill, PhD Studentship

Message 1: PhD Studentship

Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2001 10:36:48 +0000
From: Lynne Cahill <>
Subject: PhD Studentship

The attached advertisement is for a studentship available at the University of
Brighton. One of the possible areas is Language Engineering at the
Information Technology Research Institute, including document generation;
dialogue; lexicons; natural language interfaces; information extraction. For
more information, please look at our web site:

or contact:

 Lynne Cahill

Please note that the closing date for initial applications, which should
include a CV, a short (one-page) description of your proposed research project
and the names and addresses of two referees, is 13th January 2002.

The University of Brighton has a studentship available for a PhD in
Information Technology. The studentship is for three years and includes fees
and a stipend of �9,000 per annum. Applicants should have a good honours
degree or equivalent in a relevant subject (e.g. Computer Science,
Mathematics, Computational Linguistics, Library & Information Science) or be
expecting to achieve this, if final year students. Students may study in any
of the following areas (web sites and contact names are given for each area):

Autonomous systems
Graham Winstanley

Computational mathematics
Steve Ellacott

Language Engineering (including document generation; dialogue; lexicons;
natural language interfaces; information extraction)
Lynne Cahill

Usability design
Lyn Pemberton

Visual modelling and formal methods
John Howse

Information Policy and Strategy
Margaret Wallis

Visual Information Retrieval
Peter Enser

Information Society Studies
Peter Day

Interactive System Design Methods
Lyn Pemberton

Digital Learning Technologies
Jon Dron

Applicants should send a CV, a short (one-page) description of their
proposed research project and the names of two referees. Please send this
material electronically to reach us by 13th January 2002. Applications
should be sent to the person named for each topic area, as should any
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