LINGUIST List 28.3891
Thu Sep 21 2017
Support: Computational Linguistics: PhD, Stockholm University
Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>
Mats Wirén <mats.wiren
Computational Linguistics: PhD, Stockholm University, Sweden E-mail this message to a friend
Department: Department of Linguistics
Web Address: http://www.ling.su.se
Institution/Organization: Stockholm University
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics
The Department of Linguistics at Stockholm University is looking for a PhD candidate in the area of computational linguistics/natural language processing. The department is part of the Faculty of Humanities, has about 70 employees, and performs research in computational linguistics, typology and language documentation, language acquisition, phonetics and sign language.
The thesis topic is not restricted to a particular project, but should be aligned with the research profile of the department. Possible topics include multilingual NLP methods, machine translation, or computational models and methods for any of the other areas mentioned above.
PhD candidates are regular employees of Stockholm University, with a starting salary of 25,300 SEK (2,650 EUR; 3,200 USD) per month and the same benefits and social security as other university employees. The position is fully funded for 4 years. Extension of up to one year is possible if the candidate performs teaching or other duties at the department, and further extension is granted in case of parental or sick leave.
Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Robert Östling at the e-mail address below to discuss possible thesis projects, or other issues related to the position.
Applications Deadline: 16-Oct-2017
Web Address for Applications: http://bit.ly/2jOFtBx
Dr. Robert Östling
Phone:+46 8 16 23 33
Page Updated: 21-Sep-2017