LINGUIST List 32.159

Mon Jan 11 2021

Jobs: Bengali; Gujarati; Kannada; Urdu; Phonology: Consultant, PTW

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 11-Jan-2021
From: Micaela Bester <>
Subject: Bengali; Gujarati; Kannada; Urdu; Phonology: Consultant, PTW, UK
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University or Organization: PTW
Department: TTS
Job Location: , United Kingdom (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Linguistic Consultant

Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology

Required Language(s): Bengali (ben)
                            Gujarati (guj)
                            Kannada (kan)
                            Urdu (urd)


PTW is in need of freelance native-speaking formally trained phonologists, specialising in the Urdu, Kannada, Bengali or Gujarati languages, who are able to do phonemic transcription, audio analysis and other speech linguistic tasks.

Successful candidates will be part of a team processing large amounts of linguistic data and carrying out a number of tasks to improve the quality of our client’s text-to-speech synthesis (TTS) for these languages.

Linguistics Requirements:
University-level coursework in general linguistics, phonetics, phonology, and experience in phonemic transcription in your native language (Urdu, Kannada, Bengali or Gujarati).

BA/BS in Linguistics required.

Please send your CV to the application email provided below if interested.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
M Bester

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