LINGUIST List 21.2446

Wed Jun 02 2010

Jobs: French; Comp Ling; Ontologies: Researcher, Universität Stuttgart

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        1.    Achim Stein, French; Computational Linguistics; Lexical Semantics; Ontologies: Researcher, Universität Stuttgart, Germany

Message 1: French; Computational Linguistics; Lexical Semantics; Ontologies: Researcher, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Date: 01-Jun-2010
From: Achim Stein <achim.steinling.uni-stuttgart.de>
Subject: French; Computational Linguistics; Lexical Semantics; Ontologies: Researcher, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
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University or Organization: Universität Stuttgart Department: SFB 732 Job Location: Stuttgart, Germany Web Address: http://www.uni-stuttgart.de/linguistik/sfb732/
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexical Semantics; Ontologies

Required Language(s): French (fra)

Description:

Computational linguist (50% position)

Applicants must have a university degree (in computational linguistics,computer science or linguistics) which qualifies for PhD studies.

Required qualifications: experience with ontologies (formalisms and tools,e.g., DOLCE, SUMO, RDF(S), OWL, SWRL, Protege, Reasoners), programmingin Java and script language(s), basic knowledge in lexical semantics and inFrench, interest in Textual Entailment/Natural Language Understanding.Preferred qualifications: further skills in corpus extraction methods,textual entailment, French, German.

The position can be filled starting July 1st, 2010 (but as soon as possible)until June 30th, 2014. The researcher is expected to work in Stuttgart, andto work with a linguist (full postdoc position) whose task is the formalsemantic description of French verbs. The position is located in project B5'Polysemy in a Conceptual System' of the SFB 732 ('Incrementalspecification in context', +20 research projects in linguistics andcomputational linguistics).

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: achim.steinling.uni-stuttgart.de Contact Information:
Professor Achim Stein Email: achim.steinling.uni-stuttgart.de

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