LINGUIST List 7.1771

Sat Dec 14 1996

Jobs: Speech recognition, Applied linguistics

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  1. Mark Mandel, Job: foreign lang. speech recognition
  2. i22535, Applied linguistics: Deadline Extension

Message 1: Job: foreign lang. speech recognition

Date: Fri, 13 Dec 1996 12:35:11 -0500
From: Mark Mandel <>
Subject: Job: foreign lang. speech recognition

 Developer, International Products

Participate in the development of foreign-language versions of
Dragon's speech recognition products. The ideal candidate will
be a native speaker of Spanish, Italian, German or French and
have a BS degree in computer science. In certain circumstances,
equivalent experience will be considered. Programming experience
a plus.

TO APPLY, please send your resume to:

 T. Rosker, Director, HR
 Dragon Systems, Inc.
 320 Nevada Street
 Newton, MA 02160

 Fax: 617-965-8348


Dragon Systems is the world market leader in PC and Macintosh
based speech recognition technology, with a revolutionary
approach to user interaction. Our organization thrives because
our people are uniquely qualified. Our markets grow because our
technology is universally accepted. Our future is promising
because we offer a diverse line of voice activated products for
users, developers and PC hardware and software. With a highly
imaginative, incredibly talented team, we are expanding the
frontiers of speech and language recognition technology. Voice
your expertise and bring your talents to Dragon Systems.

To find out more about Dragon Systems, visit our Web site at
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Message 2: Applied linguistics: Deadline Extension

Date: Sat, 14 Dec 96 09:31:12 JST
From: i22535 <>
Subject: Applied linguistics: Deadline Extension

- --The Extension of the Deadline for Application-----

Opening of One Faculty Position at Miyagi Gakuin Women's College

The Department of English, Miyagi Gakuin Women's College, Sendai,
Japan has one faculty position to be filled by a contract
associate professor, assistant professor or lecturer as of April
1, 1997. The contract is 2 years but can be extended for two
more years.

Selections are to be made on an open competition basis, and
anyone as long as he/she fulfills the requirements is urged to
apply for the position.

The applicant should hold an MA degree or equivalent in the field
of applied linguistics, and have publications related with
applied linguistics. The applicant of any nationality can apply
if he/she is a native speaker of English and has taught English
to Japanese. The applicant must have working knowledge of basic
Japanese, and must be under the age of 40 as of April 1, 1997.
The courses to be taught include "English Conversation", "Essay
Writing," "Overseas Immersion Program," and so on.

DEADLINE: The deadline for receipt of applications is extended to
January 11, 1997.

Documents should be sent to :

Shomuka, Miyagi Gakuin Women's College, 9-1-1, Sakuragaoka, Aoba-ku,
Sendai-shi, Japan 981-32

Phone 81-22-279-1311 ext. 222

Documents to be submitted

1. A curriculum vitae in Japanese in the applicant's own handwriting
2. A list of publications
3. Publications (photocopies acceptable)
4. A letter of recommendation
5. A medical checkup document

The documents should be sent with a notice in red ink "Kyoin Obo
Shorui Zaichu" in Japanese.

For further information, send an e-mail at

Noriaki Yusa
Miyagi Gakuin Women's College

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