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Postdoctoral Research Position in Natural Language Processing and Social Media


Topic: Social Media, Natural Language Processing and Software Engineering

The R&D group for automated processing of languages and social media at NLP Technologies, located in Montreal, Canada, has an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow in the area of semantic analysis of social media and natural language processing. The Fellowship is for two years, beginning at your earliest convenience in 2013.  

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About NLP Technologies

Founded in February 2005, NLP Technologies Inc. is an advanced technology firm, specializing in natural language processing, information and intelligent systems. NLP is a leading developer of language service solutions, namely automatic translation and summarization tools. Using innovative technologies, NLP delivers high-quality products such as its platform called TRANSLI™.

Description of project

The selected candidate will be applying TRANSLI™ through social media by working on the semantic analysis of social media and integrate the automated module into TRANSLI’s platform.

Minimum Requirements

  • PhD degree in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, or related fields defended less than 5 years before hiring date.
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada at the time of your nomination.
  • Strong programming skills (Java, Perl, C#).
  • Fully spoken and written proficiency in French/English.
  • Basic knowledge in social media, Machine Translation, Semantic Analysis of texts, Multilingual Language Resources.  
  • Ability to work in a research team and in the industry.

Contact

Applicants should send a full CV in French or English, including a list of publications, a description of previous research experience, as well as the names and contact information of two (2) references, at jobATnlptechnologies.ca as soon as possible. For more information, please visit www.nlptechnologies.ca.