We are pleased to announce that a PhD position is available in the LyS Group at the University of A Coruña (Spain), within the field of applied linguistics. The project in which the applicant will be integrated aims to build a writing assistant tool to help novice writers to write academic texts.
The candidate will be offered a one-and-a-half year contract, extendable up to 3 years offering the chance to obtain a PhD qualification.
University of A Coruña
The required profile is that of a Master in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, Philology or equivalent with good academic records. Native or near native speaker of Spanish is required.
We are looking for a candidate with strong skills to handle corpus interfaces and XML editors. Knowledge of statistical association measures will be also valued. Previous experience in tasks related to Computational Lexicography will also be welcomed. A good command of English (written and spoken) is desirable.