Overview

Effective communication is hard. It requires talent, skill, and a lot of effort. Enter Grammarly, the first widely adopted AI communication assistant helping people with the substance and impact of their writing. Grammarly helps millions of people make their written communication clear, mistake-free, and effective. With a $110 million growth equity investment, Grammarly is changing the way the world communicates—enabling people to write exactly what they mean, and be fully understood.

We are looking for intelligent and motivated Ph.D. students to join our new research lab in NYC for three months in 2018, with flexible start dates. Specifically, we seek students who, ideally, are in the third year of their Ph.D. and have a background in Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning. As an intern at Grammarly, you’ll work with our research scientists, engineers, and linguists. You’ll apply your knowledge and learn new skills to improve our writing assistance systems and conduct foundational, exploratory research into the next generation of writing assistance tools. The deadline to apply is November 3.

At Grammarly, we’ve built a strong culture with highly engaged, highly motivated team members, and we believe that this has been key to our success. We hire exceptional people and reward them with trust, autonomy, mentorship, and the freedom to grow into their roles. We’re a passionate, growing team (100+ and counting) based in San Francisco, New York, and Kyiv, and our mission is to improve lives by improving communication. If you’re up to the challenge, we would love to meet you.

Built by linguists and language lovers, Grammarly offers a suite of writing tools that find and correct hundreds of complex writing errors for millions of users worldwide. Our free and premium products are trusted by educators, writers, business professionals, and more than 600 leading universities and corporations.

Company:

Grammarly

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Educational level:

Master Degree

How to apply:

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https://www.grammarly.com/jobs/engineering/phd-internship?gh_jid=833739

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About Grammarly

Grammarly (www.grammarly.com) improves communication among the world’s 2+ billion English writers. Its flagship product, the Grammarly Editor, corrects contextual spelling mistakes, checks for more than 250 common grammar errors, and enhances vocabulary usage. More than 3 million registered users worldwide trust Grammarly’s products, which are also licensed by more than 100 leading universities and corporations.

It’s easy to use Grammarly’s subscription products. First, copy and paste any piece of English writing into Grammarly’s editor, or install the Grammarly® Plugin for Microsoft® Office Software. Grammarly’s algorithms flag potential errors in the text and suggest corrections so that users can make an informed decision about whether, and how, to correct an issue.

Grammarly also provides free resources to English writers, including:

-- Grammarly® Answers, an online Q&A community for English writing questions
-- Grammarly® Handbook, an online guide for English writing
-- Grammarly® Words, a