A position for a Postdoc is available at Carnegie Mellon University-Qatar (CMU-Q) to support a project funded by the Qatar National Research Fund. The project, Multi-Arabic Dialect Applications and Resources (MADAR), aims at developing robust NLP technologies to handle a number of Arabic Dialects. The project is a collaboration between CMU-Q, NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) and Columbia University.
The postdoc position requires a PhD degree in Computer Science with expertise in Natural Language Processing / Computational Linguistics. Experience in multilingual processing, statistical machine translation, machine learning is a bonus. Native or near native proficiency in Arabic is strongly desired.
The position offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and background, foreign service allowance, excellent health care coverage and allowances for housing and transportation.
Start date is September 2016. Applicants are encouraged to apply ASAP.
Applicants will work closely with Nizar Habash at NYUAD, Houda Bouamor and Kemal Oflazer at CMU-Qatar. Please send your CVs to Nizar Habash (nizar.habash at nyu.edu<mailto:nizar.habash at nyu.edu>), Houda Bouamor (hbouamor at cmu.edu<mailto:hbouamor at cmu.edu>) and Kemal Oflazer (ko at cs.cmu.edu<mailto:ko at cs.cmu.edu>). Please use email subject line "MADAR postdoc at CMUQ CV" in the subject". If you apply, please make sure you include 3 references. -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: not available Type: text/html Size: 1934 bytes Desc: not available URL: <https://mailman.uib.no/public/corpora/attachments/20160626/38a8448d/attachment.txt>