PhD Computational Linguistics QT by Deep Language Engineering Approaches 0,9 fte
Specifications - (explanation)
|Function types||PhD positions|
|Hours||34.0 hours per week|
|Salary||maximum € 2664|
|About employer||University of Groningen|
- excellent record of undergraduate and Master's level study
- experience in the area of natural language processing, statistical modeling and/or machine learning
- programming experience
- ability to work in a research team
- strong motivation to complete a PhD dissertation in four years
- good command of English (TOEFL 620, IELTS 7,5, Cambridge Advanced CAE).
Conditions of employment
The PhD candidate will be affiliated with the computational linguistics group of the Center for Language and Cognition Groningen (CLCG) at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Groningen. This institute embraces all the Linguistics research in the faculty. The PhD candidate will be enrolled in the research training program of the Graduate School for the Humanities and will be supervised by Prof.dr. Gertjan van Noord.
You may apply for this position before 11 November 2013 Dutch local time by means of the application form (click on "Apply" below the text of the vacancy on the university's website).
Please include in your application (in English): a letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, a copy of diplomas with lists of grades, and a passport copy. Please also provide reference letters by two academic referees. Do mention the vacancy number in your application.
Send us your entire application in PDF format, using the link to the application form. Incomplete dossiers will not be taken into consideration. Interviews with a selection of the most appropriate candidates will presumably take place at the end of October or early November.
The starting date of the PhD project is 1 November 2013.
Acquisition is not appreciated.
Contract type: 48 maanden
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG)
Faculty of Arts