MASRI – “Maltese Automatic Speech Recognition”, Postdoc

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MASRI – “Maltese Automatic Speech Recognition”, Postdoc

Organization: 
University of Malta, Institute of Linguistics and Language Technology
Country of Position: 
Malta
Contact Name: 
Andrea DeMarco
Subject Area: 
Speech and Language Processing
Start Date: 
September 25, 2018
Expiration Date: 
October 31, 2018
Position Description: 

The Institute of Linguistics and Language Technology at the University of Malta is about to embark on a project called MASRI (MAltese Automatic Speech Recognition), the aim of which is to develop a speech recognition system for the Maltese language. The project is funded by the University of Malta Research Awards. The project has a vacancy for a post-doctoral researcher to join the team for 18 months (the position is referred to as a Research Support Officer III under the terms of employment at UM). Details of the post and instructions on how to apply are available here: https://www.um.edu.mt/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/363562/FTRSOIII-MASRI-14.09.18.docx.pdf

The researcher engaged for this project will be responsible for the execution of the main tasks related to MASRI. The challenges in the project include the fact that Maltese is a low-resource language. Prior experience in speech recognition research is a must, and we have highlighted a number of important themes and skills that we are looking for in the call above. In particular, we are seeking individuals with a proven track record in research and excellent programming skills, with a sound working knowledge of deep learning techniques.

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