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Tue Dec 20 2011

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Post Doc, Saarland University

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        1.     Manfred Pinkal , Computational Linguistics: Post Doc, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany


Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Post Doc, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
Date: 20-Dec-2011
From: Manfred Pinkal <pinkalcoli.uni-saarland.de>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Post Doc, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
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University or Organization: Saarland University
Department: Dept. of Computational Linguistics
Job Location: Saarbrücken, Germany
Web Address: http://www.coli.uni-saarland.de
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


Description:

The Department of Computational Linguistics at Saarland University,
Saarbrücken, Germany, invites applications for the position of a scientific
staff member ('Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher
Mitarbeiter').

The successful candidate will have a strong background in natural
language processing and computational semantics, and preferably hold a
PhD in computational linguistics or a related field. He/she will contribute to
project work on the integration of natural language processing and
knowledge management within the Cluster of Excellence 'Multimodal
Computing and Interaction' (http://www.coli.uni-saarland.de/projects/codis,
http://www.coli.uni-saarland.de/projects/smile). Experience in data-
intensive methods is essential. A background in deep linguistic
processing is a definite plus. He/she will join a young, creative research
team and should have good teamwork skills.

Saarland University is one of the leading European research sites in
computational linguistics and offers an active, stimulating research
environment. Close working relationships are maintained between the
Departments of Computational Linguistics and Computer Science. Both
are part of the Cluster of Excellence, which also includes the Max Planck
Institutes for Informatics (MPI-INF) and Software Systems (MPI-SWS) and
the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI).

Salary and social benefits are according to Germany's public sector TV-L
13 scale, ranging from 3100 to 4500 EUR (before taxes), depending on
prior experience. The appointment is initially for 2 years.

Saarland University is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with
its policy of increasing the proportion of women in this type of employment,
the University actively encourages applications from women.

Physically handicapped persons will be preferred if they are equally
qualified.

Please send applications (including CV and list of publications) in
electronic form to jobs-comsemcoli.uni-saarland.de (Professor Manfred
Pinkal). Deadline is January 31, 2012. Informal inquiries can be
addressed to the above email address as well.

Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2012

Email Address for Applications: jobs-comsemcoli.uni-saarland.de
Contact Information:
Prof. Manfred Pinkal
Email: pinkalcoli.uni-saarland.de


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