[Corpora-List] Sentiment Detection (PhD position)

klenner klenner at cl.uzh.ch
Fri Oct 24 12:29:14 CEST 2008

PhD Position at Zurich University, Switzerland

Level: PhD Duty: Research,Project Work Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics Application Deadline: open until filled. Date Posted: 20-Oct-2008 Support Description:

The Institute of Computational Linguistics (University of Zurich, Switzerland) has an immediate opening for a PhD student to carry out research in the area of sentiment detection. The position is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF).

Duration: 3 years. Salary: Beginning salary CHF 39'600/y, rising to CHF 45'600/y.

The ideal candidate should have a strong background in computational linguistics, especially statistical NLP including machine learning (MSc, or equivalent). A keen interest in the topic of sentiment detection and the will to pursue a doctoral degree in Computational Linguistics at the University of Zurich are expected.

More details on the project can be found at http://www.cl.uzh.ch/snf08.html

Interested candidates are invited to send their application (CV, list of publications, statement of research interests) to the address provided below (preferably by email: klenner at cl.uzh.ch).

Application Mailing Address: Dr. Manfred Klenner Binzmuehlestrasse 14 Zurich 8050 Switzerland

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