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Wed Dec 19 2007

Jobs: Computational Ling: Asst or Assoc Prof, Kent State University

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        1.    Françoise Massardier-Kenney, Computational Linguistics: Assistant or Associate Professor, Kent State University, OH, USA

Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Assistant or Associate Professor, Kent State University, OH, USA
Date: 18-Dec-2007
From: Françoise Massardier-Kenney <fkenneykent.edu>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Assistant or Associate Professor, Kent State University, OH, USA
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University or Organization: Kent State University
Department: Institute of Applied Linguistics
Job Location: Ohio, USA
Web Address: http://appling.kent.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Corpus Linguistics, Translation Informatics


Assistant or Associate Professor of Translation Informatics specializing in
the application of computer and information science methods to problems of
translation. Full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor to
begin August 2008. The successful candidate will support translation degree
programs at the Master's and Doctoral level within the internationally
recognized Translation Program (Institute for Applied Linguistics) of the
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies at Kent State University.

A PhD is required by the date of hire. Command of English is required, and
proficiency in any other language is desirable. For consideration at the
Associate Professor rank, an appropriate publication record is expected.
The doctorate (discipline open), or combination of doctorate and relevant
research experience should focus on areas of computational linguistics,
information science or computer science relevant to one or more of the
following research and teaching competencies: corpus linguistics; document
engineering; computational lexicography/terminology; and markup languages
and metadata as they relate to multilingual issues. Practical knowledge of
application development, programming, markup languages, and related
information technologies is assumed. Potential to attract extramural
funding is desired.

Teaching duties include graduate courses in informatics as part of the
Master's and Doctoral programs in Translation at Kent State University.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of
applicants will begin January 1, 2008. Send letter of application, vita,
graduate transcript, and three current confidential letters of
recommendation to Gregory M. Shreve, Chair, Department of Modern and
Classical Language Studies at the address given below. Kent State
University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Gregory M. Shreve
Chair, Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies
Kent State University
PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242- 0001
Email Address for Applications: gshreveneo.rr.com
Contact Information:
Director, IAL Françoise Massardier-Kenney
Email: fkenneykent.edu

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