LINGUIST List 8.1018

Sun Jul 6 1997

Jobs: A Linguistics Consulting Position

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  1. Norval Smith, A Linguistics Consulting Assignment(correction)

Message 1: A Linguistics Consulting Assignment(correction)

Date: Sat, 5 Jul 1997 23:04:59 +0200 (MET DST)
From: Norval Smith <>
Subject: A Linguistics Consulting Assignment(correction)

Telephone Numbers Were Missing

L&A is a computer consulting firm base in New York with clients in the Research
and Development field. We currently have a Linguistics opening for a Contract 
Employee for a minimum of 6 months (with possible multiple extensions) . 
The following is a description of the position.

Location: 	Weschester County, New York (35 miles north of New York City)

Duration: 	6 months (with possible multiple extensions) .

Salary:		Open

Job Description:

We are looking for a candidate with a degree in linguistics with particular 
focus on phonetics and phonology. US and Canadian diealectology and 
lexicography is a must. Ability to generate pronunciations for major European 
languages (French, German, Spanish and Italian) of words and names. 
Demonstrated ability to interact with researchers, academics, physicians, 
attorneys and other professionals on a peer basis. 

Several years experience in speech recognition/experience in text-to-speech 
and natural-language processing, preferably as evidenced by academic 

Demonstrated ability to oversee and administer a project from initial planning 
to completion - independently 

Ability to travel approximately 15-25 weeks per year. 

Much preferred to have good communications skills in French (actually Canadian 
French is fine). 
			Edward Pellon
			Director of Personnel Services

Tel.	914 967 9544
Fax.	914 967 3620
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