LINGUIST List 28.669

Fri Feb 03 2017

Jobs: Computational Linguistics; Language Documentation; Text/Corpus Linguistics: The University of Melbourne

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <amandalinguistlist.org>


Date: 02-Feb-2017
From: Nick Thieberger <thienunimelb.edu.au>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Language Documentation; Text/Corpus Linguistics: The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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University or Organization: The University of Melbourne
Department: ARC Centre of Excellence for Dynamics of Language
Job Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Web Address: http://www.dynamicsoflanguage.edu.au/
Job Title: Corpus Research Project Manager

Job Rank: Academic Technical Officer; Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Language Documentation; Text/Corpus Linguistics


Description:

The Corpus Research Project Manager will be responsible for the development and management of large on-line corpora for around 15 under-documented languages of Australia and the region, under broad direction of the Archiving Thread Leader of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language (CoEDL). The Corpus Research Project Manager will also liaise with and support CoEDL researchers and stakeholders in use of the corpora and ensuring the legacy holdings and newly collected material is accessible for a variety of users.

You will need strong computational skills, experience in project management and an interest in little-known languages. It is expected that you will be self-directed in managing work assignments and adept in dealing professionally with a range of people from diverse backgrounds.

Full position description available at the application URL below.

Application Deadline: 12-Feb-2017

Web Address for Applications: http://jobs.unimelb.edu.au/caw/en/job/889160/corpus-research-project-manager-readvertised
Contact Information:
Dr Nick Thieberger
Email: thienunimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 8344 8952

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