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Category:   E-Job
Subject:   2 PhD positions in UCD Computer Science, Dublin
Email:   tony.veale_(on)_UCD.ie
Date received:   10 Feb 2013

I would like to draw your attention to the availability of two funded PhD positions in the School of Computer Science and Informatics, UCD, Dublin, Ireland, to begin in March 2013 Candidates are sought to work in a multi-institutional research project named the Centre for Next Generation Localization (CNGL), sponsored by Science Foundation Ireland. Specifically, candidates will conduct original research and development in one of the two following topics: -- development/acquisition of a nuanced affect/emotion lexicon for affective text processing in multiple languages -- affective text retrieval (including affective query expansion and affective summarization) with particular emphasis on the domain of news retrieval Each position is funded for 3 years, with a financial package that includes a tax-free stipend of 16,000 euros per annum, and free fees (for EU candidates; fees are higher for non-EU candidates) Candidates should have a background in Computer Science, good development skills with Java, and a strong interest in language technology. Please send a CV and cover letter to Tony Veale at tony.veale_(at)_UCD.ie by the end of February. Candidates are being sought to begin in March 2013 or at their earliest convenience. -- Tony Veale http://Afflatus.UCD.ie Available in September 2012: Exploding the Creativity Myth: The Computational Foundations of Linguistic Creativity (Bloomsbury Academic) http://tinyurl.com/TVealeOnAmazon ATT00001 __________________________________________ - ELSNET mailing list Elsnet-list_(at)_elsnet.org - To manage your subscription go to: http://mailman.elsnet.org/mailman/listinfo/elsnet-list

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