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LINGUIST List 21.1484

Sat Mar 27 2010

Jobs: Lexical Resources & Ontologies: Researcher, North Side Inc.

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        1.    Eugene Joseph, English & Lexical Resources & Ontologies: Researcher, North Side Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Message 1: English & Lexical Resources & Ontologies: Researcher, North Side Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Date: 25-Mar-2010
From: Eugene Joseph <eugenenorthsideinc.com>
Subject: English & Lexical Resources & Ontologies: Researcher, North Side Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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University or Organization: North Side Inc.
Job Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Web Address: http://www.botcolony.com
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexical resources & Ontologies

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Our company, North Side Inc., is developing the Bot Colony video game. Bot
Colony is the first conversation game ever. Please Google and watch Bot
Colony trailer and tech-demo.

Our company is developing a natural language dialogue pipeline that
includes parsing, disambiguation and co-reference resolution, reasoning and
dialog management.

We have an opening for a Computational Linguist in our Montreal facility:

- Computational Linguistics background (M.Sc. or Ph.D.)
- Strong Java skills
- Object-oriented databases (or minimally good SQL experience)
- Experience with ontologies and axiomatization of ontological concept
- Experience in disambiguation
- Experience working with corpora
- Experience in building and managing lexical resources
- Good general understanding of syntax, semantics and pragmatics issues and
a good knowledge of English grammar

Application Deadline:

Email Address for Applications: eugenenorthsideinc.com
Contact Information:
Eugene Joseph
Email: eugenenorthsideinc.com

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