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LINGUIST List 17.536

Fri Feb 17 2006

Jobs: German & Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, Italy

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        1.     Lyding, German & Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, European Academy Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

Message 1: German & Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, European Academy Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
Date: 17-Feb-2006
From: Lyding <VLydingeurac.edu>
Subject: German & Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, European Academy Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

University or Organization: European Academy Bozen/Bolzano
Department: Instit. Specialised Communication and Multiling.
Job Rank: Researcher
Specialty Areas: Text/Corpus Linguistics
Required Language(s): German, Standard (deu)


The Institute for Specialised Communication and Multilingualism of the
European Academy Bozen/Bolzano is looking for 1 research assistant to join
its corpus group

- Design, creation and maintenance of corpora and lexicographical resources
- Automatic and semi-automatic text annotation
- Development of a spell checker for the German variant spoken in South Tyrol
- Active participation in the activities carried out by the Institute for
Specialised Communication and Multilingualism

- Sound scripting skills (Perl, shell...)
- Familiarity with Unix
- Working knowledge of xml and html
- Basic knowledge of databases (SQL...)
- Basic knowledge of linguistics
- German mother tongue or excellent knowledge of German
- University degree, preferably in Computational Linguistics or Computer
- Ability to work in a team
- Ability to work autonomously

Additional requirements:
- Working experience in the sector of Computational Linguistics
- Scientific publications

We offer:
- The opportunity to work in a team of young people and to interact with
scientists at international level.
- The opportunity of further scientific education (scientific publications,
participation in conferences, workshops...)

The position is to be filled asap. The duration of the contract will be 1 ½
years (with possible renewal of the contract).

Qualified candidates should submit their application, including cover
letter and CV, to the following address:

European Academy Bozen/Bolzano
Institute for Specialised Communication and Multilingualism
Drususallee 1 - I- 39100 Bozen
email: communication.multilingualismeurac.edu
Tel: +39 0471 055100 Fax: +39 0471 055199

Please indicate your compliance with the Italian privacy regulations
according to decree 196/2003, by adding the following consent to the last
page of your CV:.
'I consent to the use of my personal data in accordance with the provisions
of decree 196/2003.'
We kindly inform you that we will not be allowed to consider any
application without this compliancy declaration.

Address for Applications:

Verena Lyding
Drususallee 1
Bozen 39100

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Verena Lyding
Email: communication.multilingualismeurac.edu
Phone: +39 0471 055100
Fax: +39 0471 055199
Website: http://www.eurac.edu/Org/LanguageLaw/Multilingualism/index.htm

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