LINGUIST List 20.352
Tue Feb 03 2009
Jobs: Computational Linguistics: W2 Professor, University of Bielefeld
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Computational Linguistics: W2 Professor, University of Bielefeld, Germany
Message 1: Computational Linguistics: W2 Professor, University of Bielefeld, Germany
From: Marcus Kracht <marcus.krachtuni-bielefeld.de>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: W2 Professor, University of Bielefeld, Germany
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University or Organization: University of Bielefeld
Job Location: Bielefeld NRW, Germany
Web Address: http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/lili/startseite/
Job Rank: W2 Professor
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics
The Faculty of Linguistics and Literary Studies at the University ofBielefeld will be appointing a Professor ('W2-Professur') for AppliedComputational Linguistics at the earliest possible opportunity.
The successful applicant will cover the full breadth of the field ofApplied Computational Linguistics. Especially welcome are specialisations in:- dialog modeling- text generation and text parsing- language variation and language evolution- computational semantics- text technology
The successful candidate must be prepared to cooperate in the consortialresearch in which linguistics in Bielefeld is involved (Special ResearchGroup 273 'Alignment in Communication' and the Excellence Cluster'Cognitive Interaction Technology'), and will be responsible for teachingand student supervision in the BA programme 'Text Technology', as well asthe BA, MA and PhD programmes in computational linguistics.
The conditions for appointment are a completed course of university studiesand a first class doctorate in a relevant field, with additional scientificachievements whose evaluation will be restricted to the current hiringprocedure (§36 HG legal requirement).
Queries should be directed to Prof. Barbara Job (see contact informationbelow).
The University of Bielefeld is an equal opportunities employer.Applications by candidates with physical impairments are encouraged.Applications by women are encouraged. Other attributes (suitability,ability, academic achievement) being equal, applications by women will bepreferred, provided that there are no reasons to the contrary in the personof a competing applicant.
Applications must not be submitted in special applications folders.
The legally binding advertisement text is the German original, which can befound at http://zeit.academics.de/jobs/w2_professur_33293.html
Application Deadline: 10-Mar-2009
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Weingarten
Fakultät für Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft
Prof. Dr. Barbara Job