Job: Postdoctoral position, IMMI-CNRS

Thierry Hamon hamon at LIMSI.FR
Fri Jun 13 19:19:12 UTC 2014

Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:02:15 +0200
From: Gilles ADDA <gilles.adda at>
Message-ID: <53988B97.9090700 at>

    Post-doc position at IMMI-CNRS

A post-doctoral position is proposed at IMMI-CNRS (Orsay, France - IMMI is an International Joint Research CNRS
Unit (UMI) in the field of Multimedia and Multilingual Document
Processing. It gathers three contributing partners: LIMSI-CNRS, RWTH
Aachen and KIT (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology).

      Context of the project

The project relies on an experimental platform for online monitoring of
social media and information streams, with self-adaptive properties, in
order to detect, collect, process, categorize, and analyze multilingual
streams.  The platform includes advanced linguistic analysis, discourse
analysis, extraction of entities and terminology, topic detection,
translation and the project includes studies on unsupervised and
cross-lingual adaptation.

      Requirements and objectives

A PhD in a field related to the project (translation, natural language
processing or machine learning) is required. The candidate will perform
research in the framework mentioned above, and will supervize collection
and annotation of the data. Salary will follow CNRS standard rules for
contractual researchers, according to the experience of the candidate.


  * Gilles Adda (adda [at]


  * Opening date: August 2014
  * Application deadline: Open until filled
  * Duration: 24 months

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