The Department of Linguistics at Stockholm University is looking for a
new PhD candidate in the area of computational linguistics/natural
language processing. PhD candidates are regular employees of Stockholm
University, with a starting salary of 25,300 SEK (2,650 EUR; 3,200 USD)
per month and the same benefits and social security as other University
employees. The position is fully funded for 4 years. Extension up to one
year is possible if the candidate performs teaching or other duties at
the department, and further extension is granted in case of parental or
The choice of thesis topic is not restricted to a particular project,
but should be aligned with the research profile of the department.
Possible topics include multilingual NLP methods, machine translation,
or computational methods for other areas of research at the department
(language acquisition, linguistic typology, phonetics, sign language).
Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Robert Östling
(robert[å]ling.su.se) to discuss possible thesis projects, or other issues
related to the position.
More information and application form:
*** Deadline: October 16th, 2017 ***