LINGUIST List 27.3893

Mon Oct 03 2016

Internships: Phonology: Mandarin Chinese Language Consultant/UK

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 29-Sep-2016
From: Rebecca Mead <>
Subject: Mandarin Chinese Language Consultant
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University or Organization: Speech Graphics
Web Address:

Type of Work: Phonology Consultation

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Duration: 10-Oct-2016 to 14-Oct-2016
Compensation: Paid £13/hour
Internship Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Minimum Education Level: BA
Native speaker of Mandarin Chinese with Linguistics/Phonetics background
required to consult on a Chinese pronunciation dictionary, alignment of
Chinese speech, and Chinese dialectal variation. This will be short-term work
for up to one week.

Must be familiar with the International Phonetic Alphabet and Mandarin
phonology. Experience working with spectrograms is a bonus. You will consult
with our linguists to apply your knowledge of Mandarin phonology, common
variation, and dialect differences to our speech technology.

Application Deadline: 02-Dec-2016

Contact Information:
Email CV and personal statement to with subject line "Mandarin Chinese language consultant".

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