25.2943, Internships: Ethnic Technologies

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LINGUIST List: Vol-25-2943. Tue Jul 15 2014. ISSN: 1069 - 4875.

Subject: 25.2943, Internships: Ethnic Technologies

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Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:28:17
From: Lisa Radding [lradding at ethnictechnologies.com]
Subject: Applied Linguistics Data Analysis

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University or Organization: Ethnic Technologies
Department: Research and Product Development
Web Address: http://ethnictechnologies.com/

Type of Work: Onomastics

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Duration: 15-Sep-2014 to 12-Dec-2014
Compensation: Paid $0/hr-$12/hr
Internship Location: South Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Ethnic Technologies is offering an opportunity to apply morphological and
phonological principles to data analysis in a corporate setting.

As an intern, your tasks will consist of
- classifying first and last names by ethnicity;
- seeing morphological patterns within lists of names;
- defining rules from visible patterns;
- improving the logic that incorporates name intelligence into a predictive
software product.

Requirements for applicants:
- current undergraduate or graduate student;
- strong written and verbal communication skills in English;
- competency in at least one second language;
- self-driven and self-motivated; works independently within set objectives;
- basic computer programming skills and knowledge of database software
- an intern needs to be able to work from the company office in South
Hackensack, NJ.
Spring/Fall Semester Internship Hours: 8hrs/wk spread over one or two week

Payment is not guaranteed, but possible at the discretion of Ethnic
Technologies.Ethnic Technologies provides year round internship opportunities.
The application deadline for a fall internship is 8/15.

How to apply:
Please send a brief cover letter and resume (no more than one page each)
describing your background and interest. Call/email for more detailed
information (contact information is listed below).

Application Deadline: 15-Aug-2014

Contact Information:
	Lisa Radding
	Email: lradding at ethnictechnologies.com
	Phone: 866-333-8324 ext.111

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