LINGUIST List 29.3552
Mon Sep 17 2018
English; French; German; Hebrew; Filipino; General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Consultant,
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German; Hebrew; Filipino; General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Consultant, Productive
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Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://productiveplayhouse.com/
Job Rank: Consultant
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics;
Required Language(s): English
Consultant positions available for linguists with a BA or MA in Linguistics in the following languages:
-fr-FR French (France)
-en-GB English (Great Britain)
-de-DE German (Germany)
-fil-PH Filipino (Philippines)
Productive Playhouse, a production company
in Los Angeles, is currently undertaking projects for various languages and is seeking linguists who are
native speakers for a language study.
Both full time and part-time positions are available, and
we are seeking candidates who can commit 20-40 hours per week. All work is online and can be done from
- Linguists will provide both general linguistic expertise and
language-specific guidance as needed.
- Linguists are also expected to help review and revise
language specific guidelines, as well as help create rules for text normalization and verbalization in
the target language.
- Linguists may be asked to transcribe/verify pronunciations in a web-based
tool, according to language-specific phonemic transcription guidelines.
Specific Tasks Include:
- Phonology inventory
- Phonotactic rules
- Phonemic transcription
- Data annotation
- Evaluation of acoustic data
- Native-speaker of the target
language and fluent in English
- Degree in Linguistics or Language-related fields with experience in
phonetics/phonology or speech
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Ability to
quickly grasp technical concepts
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
work can be done online with some flexibility. If you are qualified and interested, please send a brief
introductory email and a CV to the application email provided below, and please specify your
availability (hours/week) and when you could start.
Application Deadline: This position has been filled.
Email Address for Applications: info-linguist
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