LINGUIST List 27.2941

Wed Jul 13 2016

Internships: Applied Ling: Data Analysis Intern: Ethnic Technologies/USA

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 11-Jul-2016
From: Lisa Spira <>
Subject: Applied Linguistics Data Analysis Internship
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University or Organization: Ethnic Technologies
Department: Research & Product Development
Web Address:

Type of Work: Data Analysis

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Duration: 12-Sep-2016 to 16-Dec-2016
Compensation: Paid: payment not guaranteed
Internship Location: South Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: Requirements for applicants: current undergraduate or graduate student; currently living and studying in the United States; 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/wk either as one full work day or two half work days.

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; identifying 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: 19-Aug-2016

Contact Information:
Lisa Spira
Phone: 866-333-8324 ext111

Page Updated: 13-Jul-2016