LINGUIST List 14.75

Thu Jan 9 2003

Support: Funded MSc/PhD position available

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  1. Andy.Way, Funded MSc/PhD position available

Message 1: Funded MSc/PhD position available

Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2003 16:53:49 +0000 (GMT)
From: Andy.Way <>
Subject: Funded MSc/PhD position available

MSc/PhD position (initial funding 18 months) at Dublin City
University, School of Computer Applications, National Centre for
Language Technology, Dublin, Ireland.

We are looking for a strong postgraduate (MSc or PhD) student to join
our project team on Automatic Annotation of Treebank Resources with
LFG (Lexical-Functional Grammar) F-Structure Information.

Our ideal candidate has a background in Computational Linguistics
(NLP, HLT), Linguistics and/or Computer Science. S/he has a strong
interest in linguistic data, corpus linguistics, unification
(constraint) grammars (LFG, HPSG, etc.) and (ideally) programing
experience in one or more of Java/Perl/Prolog/C++.

Funding is for 18 months (initially), covering fees and a monthly
stipend of 1,100+ euro (depending on qualifications, experience etc), 
preferred starting date April 2003 (negotiable).

For information on the project (resources, publications), please

More information on the School of Computer Applications can be
found at:, with information about the
NCLT and its activities at:

To apply, please email/fax short CV (ascii, Postscript, PDF) with 
contact details of two referees by Friday, Jan. 31st, 2003.

For further information, please contact:

Prof. Josef van Genabith, Dr. Andy Way,
School of Computer Applications,
National Centre for Language Technology (NCLT),
Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland.

Fax: +353-1-7005442
Tel: +353-1-7005074 (Josef)/7005644 (Andy)
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