LINGUIST List 32.1574
Thu May 06 2021
Support: English; Italian; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics: PhD, Università di Bologna
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Alberto Barrón-Cedeño <a.barron
English; Italian; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics: PhD, Università di Bologna, Italy E-mail this message to a friend
Department: Interpreting and Translation
Web Address: https://dit.unibo.it
Institution/Organization: Università di Bologna
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng) Italian (ita)
Within the project “Big Data per una regione europea più ecologica, digitale e resiliente” (Big Data for a European region more ecological, digital, and resilient), approved by Regione Emilia Romagna Council, funds have been made available for three-year PhD scholarships for the 37th cycle AY 2021/2022. At the Department of Interpreting and Translation of University of Bologna, we plan to grant one scholarship for a project on the identification, analysis, and prevention of misogyny online using NLP, starting in November 2021.
We welcome candidates with relevant backgrounds including, computer science, natural language processing, digital humanities, computational and/or applied linguistics. We encourage students with programming skills and knowledge of machine learning approaches to natural language processing.
Candidates should apply to the Translation, Interpreting, and Intercultural Studies program  following the instructions to apply to the PhD at University of Bologna .
The application deadline is approaching: **21st May**.
Among others, the application involves submitting a project proposal, sketching what the student aims to achieve during the PhD research.
Since the deadline is close, interested candidates should contact Prof. Alberto Barrón-Cedeño  as soon as possible for further details and discussion.
Scholarships are paid to PhD candidates on a monthly basis, with a yearly gross amount of 15,343.28 euros. PhD students will be provided further resources to participate in conferences and perform studying periods abroad for 6 months.
The student will also have the opportunity to interact with the scholars of the Department of Interpreting and Translation as well as the Alma Mater Research Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (AlmaAI) .
Applications Deadline: 21-May-2021
Web Address for Applications: https://www.unibo.it/en/teaching/phd/2021-2022/attachments/37th-cycle-call-for-applications
PhD Alberto Barrón-Cedeño
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