LINGUIST List 26.3420

Tue Jul 28 2015

Internships: Applied Linguistics Data Analysis

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 27-Jul-2015
From: Lisa Radding <lraddingethnictechnologies.com>
Subject: Applied Linguistics Data Analysis
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University or Organization: Ethnic Technologies
Department: Research and Product Development
Web Address: http://www.ethnictechnologies.com/

Type of Work: Research And Data Analysis

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Duration: 21-Sep-2015 to 18-Dec-2015
Compensation: Paid Payment not guaranteed
Internship Location: South Hackensack, New Jersey, USA

Minimum Education Level: BA

Special Qualifications: Requirements for applicants:

- current undergraduate or graduate student
- currently living and studying within a reasonable distance of South Hackensack, NJ
- strong written and verbal communication skills in English
- competency in at least one second language
- self-driven and self-motivated
- works independently within set objectives
- basic computer programming skills and knowledge of database software beneficial

An intern needs to be able to work from the company office in South Hackensack, NJ. Fall Internship Hours: 8 hrs per week, completed in one 9-5 work day or split between two morning or afternoon work days.

Description:
Ethnic Technologies is offering an opportunity to apply morphological and phonological principles to data analysis in a corporate setting. As an intern, your tasks will consist of:

- classifying first and last names by ethnicity
- seeing morphological patterns within lists of names
- defining rules from visible patterns
- improving the logic that incorporates name intelligence into a predictive software product

Application Deadline: 13-Aug-2015

Contact Information:
Lisa Radding
Email: lraddingethnictechnologies.com
Phone: 866-333-8324

Page Updated: 28-Jul-2015