LINGUIST List 20.1541|
Wed Apr 22 2009
Internships: Modified: Internship in Natural Language Processing
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Modified: Internship in Natural Language Processing
Message 1: Modified: Internship in Natural Language Processing
From: Michael Emonts <memontsalelo.com>
Subject: Modified: Internship in Natural Language Processing
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University or Organization: Alelo Tlt, Llc
Web Address: http://alelo.com
Type of Work: Annotation
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Start Date: 01-May-2009
Compensation: Paid $25/hr
Internship Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Minimum Education Level: BA
Special Qualifications: Education and experience desired:
- 1-2 years of experience in Language Technologies research at the graduate level
- B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent
-Strong organizational and communication skills, including technical writing
-Technical proficiency in at least one scripting language and one programming
-Basic to thorough understanding of one or more of the following: natural
language parsing, statistical language modeling, dialog modeling, machine
translation, information retrieval, information extraction
Other skills desired:
-Demonstrated ability to produce working software in a collaborative environment
-Self-starting; ability to plan, document, and execute a program of research, at
least on a small scale
This issue has been slightly modified. See the original issue here:
We are looking for a Natural Language Processing (NLP) intern with a background
in Language Technologies, Computer Science, or Artificial Intelligence.
You will use NLP tools to measure the richness of dialogs between language
learners and our software. These measurements will be applied in a variety of
contexts, including assessment of learner proficiency, profiling the content of
a course of instruction, and improving the efficiency of course-authoring tools.
We are looking for someone who enjoys getting things done and wants to make a
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
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