LINGUIST List 23.5375

Thu Dec 20 2012

Internships: Linguistic Internships at the Institute for Creative Technologies

Editor for this issue: Brent Miller <>

Date: 18-Dec-2012
From: Ron Artstein <>
Subject: Linguistic Internships at the Institute for Creative Technologies
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University or Organization: University Of Southern California Department: Institute for Creative Technologies Web Address:

Type of Work: NLP, Programming, Annotation, and Transcription

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Duration: 21-May-2013 to 06-Sep-2013
Compensation: Paid: Competitive
Internship Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: The intern program recruits candidates with different backgrounds and skills. Each project has its own set of qualifications (such as programming, linguistic experience, or native language competence). Candidates should consult the individual project descriptions, and use the application form to select the projects that best fit their interest and skills.

The summer internship program at the Institute for Creative Technologies offers a variety of paid intern positions in Linguistics and Computational Linguistics, including among others:

Natural Language Annotation/Transcription
Spoken Language Processing Research
Natural Language Dialogue Processing for Virtual Humans
Evaluation of Dialogue Policies with Virtual Humans
Applying Linguistic Pragmatics Theory to Virtual Human Dialogue Systems

Application Deadline: 17-Feb-2013

Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Ron Artstein Email:
Phone: +1 310 448 0313

Page Updated: 20-Dec-2012