LINGUIST List 26.2738

Wed Jun 03 2015

Jobs: Phonetics: Post Doc, Haskins Laboratories

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 02-Jun-2015
From: Doug Whalen <>
Subject: Phonetics: Post Doc, Haskins Laboratories, Connecticut, USA
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University or Organization: Haskins Laboratories
Job Location: Connecticut, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Researcher in Speech Production

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Phonetics


Haskins Laboratories is offering a position for research in speech production, with focus on studying the movement and coordination of speech articulators in first and second languages. Prerequisite skills include general familiarity with measurement systems for speech articulation, and specific prior experience with electromagnetic articulometry (EMA) and/or ultrasound methods. A programming background and signal processing experience is desirable. Duties will include assisting with experiments (recruitment, setup, analysis and write-up), coordinating with the Principal Investigator on scheduling and maintenance of the speech production facility within Haskins Laboratories, and working on research projects of the applicant’s own design that advance the goals of the NIH grant that is funding the position.

Minimum requirements:

- Ph.D. in linguistics or related field at time of hire.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
- Experience with EMA or ultrasound data acquisition and analysis
- Strong analytical and statistical skills
- Strong computer and data management skills

Application Deadline: 01-Dec-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Doug Whalen
Phone: 203-865-6163
Fax: 203-865-8963

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