LINGUIST List 27.4732

Thu Nov 17 2016

Support: Computational Linguistics / Luxembourg

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 17-Nov-2016
From: Leon van der Torre <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: PhD, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
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Department: Individual and Collective Reasoning Group (ICR)
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: University of Luxembourg

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


The Individual and Collective Reasoning Group ICR at the Computer Science and Communications research unit of the University of Luxembourg, led by Prof. Leon van der Torre, is looking for a PhD student (doctoral candidate) in Applied Knowledge Representation and Reasoning.

Ref: R-STR-3067-00-B
Starting date: as soon as possible
Duration: 3 years (14+22-months contract, 40h/week), further extendable by 1 year if required.
Doctoral student status at the University of Luxembourg

No deadline for applications: applications will be handled as they arrive

We have a special interest in one or several of the following areas:

- Text mining aimed at argument structures in legal and scientific texts
- Formal and computational modeling of legal and scientific debates (diachronic)
- Knowledge representation and reasoning in historical sciences

For more information, see:

Applications Deadline: 17-Apr-2017

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        ICR (Administrative Questions)

Page Updated: 17-Nov-2016