[Corpora-List] Deadline approaching: Job opening: PhD position in Machine Learning for NLP, Tuebingen, Germany

Verena Henrich verena.henrich at uni-tuebingen.de
Tue Jul 16 08:34:42 CEST 2013

The Collaborative Research Center 'Constitution of Meaning' (SFB 833) at the University of Tuebingen, Germany, has an opening in a research project for a PhD student (funded at 65% of a fulltime position on the TV-L 13 German payscale) in Computational Linguistics. The project focuses on corpus-based disambiguation of semantic relations in nominal compounds and in referential bridging (Principal Investigator: Erhard Hinrichs; www.sfs.uni-tuebingen.de/~eh).

The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience in machine learning for natural language processing and with (object-oriented) programming (e.g. Java, Python, C++, Perl). Good communication skills in English are required.

The following academic qualification is necessary: an M.Sc. in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics, or a related field.

The funding of this position is available until June 30, 2017.

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

Applications received by July 31, 2013 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: Open until filled.

Mailing Address for Applications: Verena Henrich Seminar fuer Sprachwissenschaft Wilhelmstr. 19 Tuebingen 72074 Germany

Email Address for Applications: verena.henrich at uni-tuebingen.de

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