LINGUIST List 32.987
Wed Mar 17 2021
Jobs: General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Phonetics; Phonology; Writing Systems: Researcher, Ashwin-Ushas Corporation
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Prasanna Chandrasekhar <queries
General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Phonetics; Phonology; Writing Systems: Researcher, Ashwin-Ushas Corporation E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Ashwin-Ushas Corporation
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: https://ashwin-ushas.com/
Job Title: Transcription of Endangered Language
Job Rank: Researcher
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Phonetics; Phonology; Writing Systems
Transcription of Endangered Language. Job opening.
Task involves identifying an endangered language and transcribing it in a new, phonemic alphabet (script). Can be an endangered language from any part of the world, per the candidate’s choice. Basic transcription only (e.g. vowels, non-vowels, a few basic words, and a few exemplary sentences). The phonemic alphabet to be used is Navlipi (https://navlipi.org/
). To lead to a publication in an appropriate journal.
Compensation offered is either hourly (US$50/hour) or Task-wise, for full completion of Task (estimated US$3,000 to US$7,500).
To apply, please respond to the application email below with an initial cover letter indicating your background and interest in this task (without any attachments). We will then request a CV from you after an initial screening of responses.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Email Address for Applications: queries
President Prasanna Chandrasekhar
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