Closing date 1st August 2013
Celtic and Scottish Studies,
College of Humanities and Social Science
University of Edinburgh.
UE seek to appoint a Research Fellow to the On-line Part of Speech Tagger and Gold-standard Corpus of Scottish Gaelic project, within the Scottish and Celtic Studies subject area. You will be a key researcher on an exciting project funded by the Carnegie Trust and led by Dr William Lamb, with collaborators at Edinburgh Napier, Aberdeen and Glasgow Universities, and the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI). You will be responsible for developing a part-of-speech (POS) tagger and assisting with building a reference corpus for Scottish Gaelic. This job is offered for a one-year fixed contract.
UE plan to hold interviews in Edinburgh on Tuesday, 27th August. The post is available from 1st October 2013, on a fixed term contract until 30 September 2014.
Please apply online at www.jobs.ed.ac.uk. The process is quick and easy and you will receive confirmation of your application. If you have not heard from us by Thursday, 8th August you can assume your application has been unsuccessful.
Salary Scale: £30,122- £36,298 per annum
Closing Date: 1st August 2013 at 5pm GMT
Vacancy Ref: 016003