Fully funded PhD & MSc positions in NLP and Computational Linguistics, Mexico City, Mexico.

Fully funded PhD and MSc positions (scholarship / stipend) in NLP and Computational Linguistics are available at the Natural Language Processing Laboratory, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City. The amount of scholarship is sufficient for renting a decent accommodation and normal living in Mexico City. The scholarship is not a loan (no obligations upon graduation) and does not require any service such as teaching assistance. PhD scholarship duration is 4 years, though the degree can be obtained in 2 years should the student fulfills all the requirements. MSc scholarship duration is 2 years, usually…

[Job] Tenured position in English Language and Linguistics, University of Paris VIII

  The University of Paris VIII is expected to have a vacancy in English Language and Linguistics, beginning in September 2017. The position will be junior lecturer / assistant professor (Maître de conférences). The position is tenured and consists of 50% teaching and 50% research. The semester is 13 weeks long and teaching is 2 to 3 3-hour classes a week. The salary is non-negotiable and determined by the university with respect to experience and age. It will lie somewhere between 1750 and 3150 netto. – Teaching – Teaching will…

[Job] Associate professor in machine learning, Chalmers University of Technology/University of Gothenburg, Sweden

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is a joint department at Chalmers University of Technology and the University of Gothenburg, with activities on two campuses in the city of Gothenburg. The department has around 240 employees from over 30 countries. Our research has a wide span, from theoretical foundations to applied systems development. We provide high quality education at Bachelor’s, Master’s and graduate levels, offering over 120 courses each year. We also have extensive national and international collaborations with academia, industry and society. Information about the research and the…

[CfP] World Congress on Translation Studies, Paris

Paris will host the first edition of the World Congress on Translation Studies (https://cmt.u-paris10.fr/cmt2016). A full session will be dedicated to Natural Language Processing, underlining the importance of the field. We launch a joint call for communications for Workshops “Acquisition of Vocabulary and Automated Language-Processing” (Domain 6, Session 2, Workshop 1) and “Challenge of Multilingualism and Comparable Corpora” (Domain 6, Session 2, Workshop 4). The call is addressed to all researchers willing to share their work on the following topics:     Analysis of textual data     Corpus linguistics    …

[Job] PhD student or Postdoctoral researcher in English Corpus Linguistics, Saarbrücken, Germany

Job opening: PhD student or Postdoctoral researcher in English Corpus Linguistics Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany The DFG-funded Collaborative Research Center Information Density and Linguistic Encoding (SFB 1102, http://www.sfb1102.uni-saarland.de/) is pleased to invite applications for a PhD or post-doctoral position (65%) within the project “Information Density and Scientific Literacy in English: Synchronic and Diachronic Perspectives”. The central research question of the project is which role linguistic densification plays in the evolution of English scientific writing from the Early Modern English period to the present. The successful candidate will investigate which linguistic…