LINGUIST List 8.1091

Sat Jul 26 1997

Jobs: Korean Specialist, English Instructor

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  1. Lernout & Hauspie, Language Specialist Korean
  2. AAO, Job in Kwangju, Korea

Message 1: Language Specialist Korean

Date: Wed, 23 Jul 1997 12:41:52 -0700
From: Lernout & Hauspie <>
Subject: Language Specialist Korean

Language Specialist Korean for Language Development 

Location : IEPER (BELGIUM)

Function: This person will assist in the development of text-to-speech
systems and derived applications and/or in other projects in the field
of natural language processing and speech technology.

He/she will work in different language groups and report to a group
leader and to the Language Development manager.

* university degree in philology or linguistics, or equivalent 
* excellent knowledge of Korean (native or near native command of the
* interest in the linguistic aspects of Korean and/or other languages 
* at least a basic experience with and interest in computers 
* good knowledge and/or experience in one or more of the following areas 
 are considered an asset: 
 - speech processing, esp. text-to-speech synthesis 
 - phonetics 
 - computer linguistics 
 - natural language processing (NLP) 
 - spoken dialog systems 
 - computer technology 
 - use of standard software packages 
 - programming 
 - other languages than the target language 
* ability to work in a team and independently 
* perseverance, accuracy and thoroughness 
* good social and communicative abilities 
* fluent in English (working language)
* willingness to travel abroad for limited periods of time 

Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products is premier provider of speech
technology worldwide.

Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products is an international leader in the
development of advanced speech technology for various commercial
applications and products. Lernout & Hauspie is the only company
offering a full range of speech technologies (text-to-speech,
speech-to-text, speech-to-speech and text-to-text) on multiple
platforms in multiple languages. L&H's four core technologies,
(automatic speech recognition, txt-to-speech conversion, digital
speech compression and language translation) are licensed to some of
the world's best-known companies in the telecommunications,
computers/multimedia, consumer electronics and automotive industries.

We can offer you a challenging job with a fast growing Belgian company
with a renumeration matching your qualifications.

You can contact us by mail :

Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products
Personnel Department
attn. Patrick Thomas
Sint-Krispijnstraat 7
8900 IEPER

by Fax : +32-(0)57-208489
by email : (with automatic reply)

more info about L&H can be found at
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Message 2: Job in Kwangju, Korea

Date: Wed, 23 Jul 97 15:42:00 PDT
From: AAO <>
Subject: Job in Kwangju, Korea

The Language Institute of Chosun University (LICU) is seeking a few
applicants for the instructor. LICU is a brand new program designed
to give an opportunities to develop the four skills of English
Language as a second language from the children to the undergraduate
students. Applicants will be highly welcomed who have an English
language education. Previous experience of teaching English as a
second Language also preferred. Native

competence of English is necessary. Send a letter of application,
vita to:

 The Language Institute of Chosun University
 Chosun University
 375, Kwangju City,

Teaching load is 12 hours per week during academic year.
The stipend ranges between $1,700 and 3,200 per month.
We hope to hear from you so soon by email or Phone or fax:
Please contact to:
 Professor, Young H Lee
 Phone: Korea (062)-230-6933, 7325
 fax: (062)-234-6769
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