LINGUIST List 14.2314

Tue Sep 2 2003

Jobs: Phonetics or Computational Ling: U/Tuebingen

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  1. Arnim.Stechow, Phonetics: Wissenschaftliche(r) Angestellte(r), U. Tuebingen, Germany

Message 1: Phonetics: Wissenschaftliche(r) Angestellte(r), U. Tuebingen, Germany

Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 13:14:31 +0000
From: Arnim.Stechow <>
Subject: Phonetics: Wissenschaftliche(r) Angestellte(r), U. Tuebingen, Germany

University or Organization: Universitaet Tuebingen
Department: Seminar fuer Sprachwissenschaft
Rank of Job: Wissenschaftliche(r) Angestellte(r)
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics, Phonetics


The Seminar f�r Sprachwissenschaft, 

University of Tubingen, is looking to hire a phonetician or
computational linguist with expertise in both areas for Nov. 2003 to
mid-February 2004. The main obligation is to teach an interesting
course in either speech recognition or text-to-speech synthesis (or a
similar topic relating to computational applications of
phonetics/phonology) for students with basic knowledge in both
phonetics/phonology and computational linguistics. The course we look
for is taught in English, two hours/week plus a two-hour/week
accompanying session (demonstrations, discussion of problem sets, or
similar.). The salary is BAT IIa in the German system (typically
around 3000 - 4000 Euro/month, depending on age and marital status of
the applicant). The deadline for application is September
19. Notification, in case a suitable candidate can be found by then,
is on Sept. 22. Applicants are invited to send a CV, a letter of
reference, a work sample if available, as well as an informal one-page
outline of the suggested course. E-mail applications are welcome.

Applications by qualified women are particularly welcome. Handicapped
applicants are given preference in case of equal qualification.
Employment is through the University administration (Zentrale

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Prof. Arnim von Stechow
	Seminar fuer Sprachwissenschaft
	Wilhelmstr. 19
	Tuebingen, 72074
	Position is open until filled

Contact Information:
	Frau Christl Tierney

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