* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
LINGUIST List logo Eastern Michigan University Wayne State University *
* People & Organizations * Jobs * Calls & Conferences * Publications * Language Resources * Text & Computer Tools * Teaching & Learning * Mailing Lists * Search *
* *
LINGUIST List 17.1954

Wed Jul 05 2006

Jobs: Chinese; English; Indonesian & Applied: Scientist, Inst Infocomm

Editor for this issue: Amy Renaud <renaudlinguistlist.org>


The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to use non-discriminatory standards in hiring policy. In particular we urge that employers do not discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, age, religion, gender, or sexual orientation. However, we have no means of enforcing these standards.

Job seekers should pay special attention to language in ads regarding employment requirements and are encouraged to consult our international employment page at http://linguistlist.org/jobs/jobnet.html. This page has been set up so that people can report on the employment standards of various countries.

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/posttolinguist.html
Directory
        1.    Mary Chye, Chinese, Mandarin; English; Indonesian & Applied Linguistics: Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research


Message 1: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Indonesian & Applied Linguistics: Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research
Date: 30-Jun-2006
From: Mary Chye <maryi2r.a-star.edu.sg>
Subject: Chinese, Mandarin; English; Indonesian & Applied Linguistics: Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research


University or Organization: Institute for Infocomm Research
Department: Media Understanding
Job Rank: Scientist
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
English (eng)
Indonesian (ind)

Description:

Senior Research Fellow / Engineer Required at Institute for Infocomm
Research, Singapore

I²R is Singapore's premier Information, Communications and Media (ICM)
research institute. We are currently located on a wooded ridge amid
tropical greenery, overlooking the sea. I²R currently employs over 300
researchers coming from many nationalities and working in diverse areas
including digital wireless, security, media and signal processing,
networking, embedded systems, knowledge discovery, speech and natural
language processing, automated video analysis, radio systems and fibre optics.

I²R provides a vibrant research environment with strong support for
patenting and publications and has close links with local and international
universities and research institutes. Through industry programs, I²R helps
local companies in the industry to upgrade technologically. Please see our
website http://www.i2r.a-star.edu.sg for more information.

We are looking for outstanding researchers to join our team as Senior
Research Fellow/Engineer in our Media Understanding Department. If
selected, you will perform detailed studies of the various state-of-the-art
techniques in multi-lingual modeling and develop new algorithms in grammar
driven statistical alignment and statistical translation models. You will
also support industrial projects with multi-lingual requirements.

Requirements:
- A PhD in Computer Science with published evidence of excellent
independent research
- Minimum 3 years' post-doctoral experience in NLP related areas
- Familiar with machine learning and statistical machine translation
techniques as well as able to do programming

Successful applicants will receive a competitive salary and a comprehensive
benefits package. They may also be provided with assistance for relocation.
The position is for up to three years and may lead to a long-term position.

To apply, please fill up the online application form in the career section
of our website. Look for this position with our reference number:
LINGUIST/290606/01.




----------------

Application Deadline: 05-Aug-2006

Contact Information:
Senior Executive Assistant(HR) Mary Chye
Email: maryi2r.a-star.edu.sg
Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue




Please report any bad links or misclassified data

LINGUIST Homepage | Read LINGUIST | Contact us

NSF Logo

While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.