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Research Positions Available in Human Language Computing

AU-KBC Research Centre,

Anna University,

Chennai-44  

                       

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for different positions (as per the details given below) in two projects sanctioned by the Department of Communication and Information Technology (DIT), Government of India.

Projects

1) Cross Lingual Information Access (CLIA)

2) Development of Indian Language to Indian Language Machine Translation  System (IL-IL MT)

Duration of the Projects:  2 years.  

Project Positions:    

                                P01: Project Scientist A,

                                P02: Project Scientist B,

                                R01: Senior Researcher,

                                R02: Junior Researcher, 

        D01: Data Entry Operator/ Language Editors  

 

Salary:                   

                                (P01 & P02) Rs. 18,000-35,000/-   

                                (R01) Rs. 8,000 - 18,000/-

                                (R02) Rs. 6,000 - 14,000/-

                                (D01) Rs. 4,000 - 8,000/-

 

Minimum Qualification:  

                                         (P01) Ph. D in Computer Science/Computational Linguistics/Linguistics or any subject with Knowledge in Natural Language Processing

                                         (P02) Ph. D   in Linguistics

                                         (R01) MS/M. Tech/ M Phil in Computer science, Linguistics, Computational Linguistics or Equivalent      

     (R02) BE, B Tech, MCA, M. Sc in Computer Science /  MA in Linguistics or Equivalent       

     (D01) BCA/ B. Sc Computer science, BA Language / Linguistics or Equivalent

Desirable Qualifications:  

P01: Experience in Natural Language Processing (Natural Language Understanding, Machine Translation, Information Extraction/ Retrieval), Programming in one of the following languages: C, C++, Perl, Java.  Good Publications, Good academic Track record, Potential leadership qualities.

P02: Sound Knowledge in contemporary Syntax,  Semantics, Lexicography, Exposure to Natural Language Processing (Natural Language Understanding, Machine Translation, Information Extraction/ Retrieval). Good Publications, Good academic Track record, Potential leadership qualities.

R01: MS/M. Tech: Experience in NLP (Natural Language Processing) related area such as Machine Translation, Natural Language Understanding, Application of Machine Learning in NLP, Statistical NLP, Experience with at least one of the following languages C, C++, Perl, Java Or in Related field  

M. Phil Linguistics: Syntax, Semantics, Morphology, NLP.

R02: B. E/B. Tech: Interest in NLP related area such as Machine Translation, Natural Language Understanding, Application of Machine Learning in NLP, Statistical NLP, Experience with at least one of the following languages C, C++, Perl, Java, Data structures. Or in Related field

M. A Linguistics: Syntax, Semantics, Morphology and Knowledge of Tamil /Hindi/English

D01: BCA/B. Sc Computer Science: Experience with at least one of the following languages C, C++, Java, Data structures, Data Structures

B.A: Linguistics/ Language (Tamil, Hindi, English)

Interested candidates may send their application, on a plain paper (including CV giving details of educational qualifications and experience along with the copies of relevant documents, contact address, email and phone number), latest by January 10, 2007. Short listed candidates will be called for interview and No TA/DA will be given. Applications may be sent by post or e-mail with Subject: Positions CL2006 and the Project Position Number, to the address given below. AU-KBC Research Centre offers M.S (By Research) and Ph. D program. Selected candidate, if interested, can join for MS/Ph. D.

 

Dr. Sobha, L

Computational Linguistics Group

AU-KBC Research Centre.

MIT Campus of Anna University

Chromepet, Chennai-44

E-Mail:-sobha[AT]au-kbc[DOT]org