LINGUIST List 32.987

Wed Mar 17 2021

Jobs: General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Phonetics; Phonology; Writing Systems: Researcher, Ashwin-Ushas Corporation

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Date: 17-Mar-2021
From: Prasanna Chandrasekhar <queriesnavlipi.org>
Subject: General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Phonetics; Phonology; Writing Systems: Researcher, Ashwin-Ushas Corporation
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University or Organization: Ashwin-Ushas Corporation
Department: Research
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


Description:

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: queriesnavlipi.org
Contact Information:
President Prasanna Chandrasekhar
Email: queriesnavlipi.org
Phone: 1-732-739-1122
Fax: 1-732-739-1133

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