LINGUIST List 23.3240

Tue Jul 31 2012

Jobs: Comp Ling; NLP: Post Doc, Brandeis University

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Date: 30-Jul-2012
From: Nianwen Xue <xuenbrandeis.edu>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Post Doc, Brandeis University, Massachusetts, USA
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University or Organization: Brandeis University Department: Computer Science Job Location: Massachusetts, USA Web Address: http://www.cs.brandeis.edu/~clp
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing


Description:

Applications are invited for postdoc/research associate positions in theDepartment of Computer Science at Brandeis University to work on a large-scale Natural language processing project. The postdoc/research associate isexpected to conduct research in the general area of computational linguisticsand natural language processing, but special consideration will be given tocandidates who are interested in fundamental natural language processingproblems such as syntactic parsing and semantic analysis.

Qualifications:- Ph.D. in computational linguistics and natural language processing.- Strong background in statistical and machine learning approaches to naturallanguage processing.- Programming skills in Python, Perl and/or Java.- Comfortable working with Unix/Linux platforms.- Proficiency in Mandarin Chinese desired but not required.

Applications including a CV and three letters of references should be sent viaemail to Prof. Nianwen Xue, Department of Computer Science, BrandeisUniversity.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: xuenbrandeis.edu Contact Information:
Dr. Nianwen Xue Email: xuenbrandeis.edu

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