[Corpora-List] Computational Linguistics Position at Tuebingen Research Center

Verena Henrich verena.henrich at uni-tuebingen.de
Thu Apr 21 15:21:42 CEST 2011

Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


The Collaborative Research Center 'Emergence of Meaning' (SFB 833, http://www.sfb833.uni-tuebingen.de/) at the University of Tuebingen, Germany, has an opening for a research position (full-time appointment; half-time position also possible) in Computational Linguistics. Applicants should have demonstrated experience in the development and maintenance of server-based NLP applications and with research expertise in one or more of the following areas:

- standardization and interoperability of language resources - mark-up languages - metadata standards - web services

Programming experience in Java as well as a good command of German and English are required.

The starting date for the position is June 1, 2011. The initial period of appointment is until June 30, 2013, with the possibility of renewal subject to follow-up funding. The position is at the rank of 'Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter' (Ph.D. or M.A./M.Sc. in computer science, computational linguistics or a related field is required). The salary is determined by the German civil servants standard (Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L).

Applications should include a CV, an outline of research experience, as well as names and addresses of references. Applications should be sent by mail or by email to the address below.

Applications received by May 20, 2011 will receive full consideration, although interviews may start at any time and will continue until the position has been filled.

Disabled applicants will be preferred if they have the same qualifications as non-disabled applicants. The University of Tuebingen strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and therefore encourages qualified female scientists to apply.

Application Deadline: 20-May-2011 (Open until filled)

Contact information for Applications:

Thomas Zastrow Seminar fuer Sprachwissenschaft Wilhelmstr. 19 Tuebingen 72074 Germany

Email: thomas.zastrow at uni-tuebingen.de


Verena Henrich Seminar für Sprachwissenschaft Universität Tübingen

Wilhelmstr. 19 (Raum 2.24) 72074 Tübingen Germany


Tel.: +49 (0)7071 2977313 Fax: +49 (0)7071 295214

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