LINGUIST List 21.4386

Tue Nov 02 2010

Jobs: Historical-Critical Apparatuses: Researcher, Goethe U

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        1.     Alexander Mehler , Computational Humanities - Historical-Critical Apparatuses: Researcher, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany

Message 1: Computational Humanities - Historical-Critical Apparatuses: Researcher, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany
Date: 02-Nov-2010
From: Alexander Mehler <mehlerem.uni-frankfurt.de>
Subject: Computational Humanities - Historical-Critical Apparatuses: Researcher, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany
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University or Organization: Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Department: Information Technology Job Location: Frankfurt, Germany Web Address: http://www.uni-frankfurt.de/english/index.html
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Humanities; Text Technology


Description:

The Hessian research funding program LOEWE recently approved the researchcenter 'Digital Humanities' at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurtam Main. It is devoted to improve scientific networking between humanitiesand computer science. This includes the development and evaluation of newapproaches to the automatic analysis, annotation and further processing ofartifacts in the humanities. In this context we search excellent candidatesto fill the position of a

Research Assistant(E 13 TV-G-U, half-day)

starting on 2011-01-01 until 2013-12-31.

The position belongs to the subproject corpus management / computationalhumanities with an emphasis on historical-critical apparatuses.

The work within the project is supposed to lead to a doctoral dissertationwithin the timeframe given. The candidate for this position is expected tohold a university degree in computer science, computational linguistics orin the humanities with a focus on text technology. Additional expertise inthe following areas is appreciated:- Markup Languages- Corpus Linguistics- Machine Learning

Review of applications will begin on November 17, 2010, and continue untilthe position is filled. E-mail inquiries may be addressed to Prof. Mehlerat the e-mail address listed.

Goethe University is an affirmative action, equal-opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: 17-Nov-2010 Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Dr. Alexander Mehler Goethe-Universitaet Fachbereich Informatik und Mathematik Campus Bockenheim, Hauspostfach 154 Frankfurt am Main 60054 Germany Email Address for Applications: mehlerem.uni-frankfurt.de Contact Information:
Prof. Dr. Alexander Mehler Email: mehlerem.uni-frankfurt.de

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