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Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Wed, 7 Oct 1998 10:03:57 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 12, No. 244.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

[1] From: Stuart Lee <stuart.lee@computing- (36)
Subject: JOB ADVERT: IT Post, Modern Languages, University of
Oxford (fwd)

[2] From: "Philip A. Bralich, Ph.D." <bralich@hawaii.edu> (30)
Subject: Patent Translator/Syntacticians needed at Ergo

Date: Tue, 06 Oct 1998 17:39:19 +0100
From: Stuart Lee <stuart.lee@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk>
Subject: JOB ADVERT: IT Post, Modern Languages, University of
Oxford (fwd)

[Please cross-post accordingly]


(from 1 October 1998)

Applications are invited for the joint post of IT Support Officer for
the Modern Languages Faculty Board and for the Language Centre. The
position is available immediately, for a period of three years in the
first instance, with the possibility of extension if continued funding
can be secured. The appointee will provide provide low and
intermediate level technical support to staff and students, and will
be actively involved in the development of computer-assisted language
learning (CALL). The post is funded departmentally, 80% by Modern
Languages and 20% by the Language Centre, and time spent on duties for
the two units will reflect this division.

The work for Modern Languages will include hardware and software
installation and troubleshooting, as well as the development of CALL
and on-line information and teaching resources. The Language Centre
requires IT support for its computer-based learning and teaching, for
its research work in language maintenance and development, and for its
administration. The work will include liaison with the University
Computing Services to maintain the Language Centre Windows NT server.

Above all, we need someone who is flexible and prepared to operate at
all levels. In all activities, the post holder's contribution will be
advisory, technical and educational.

For informal discussion about the post contact Mr A. Slater (e-mail
andrew.slater@phonetics.oxford.ac.uk; tel: 01865 270448).

Further details are available from the Modern Languages web site
(http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk) or from Dr. P.R. Gambles, Modern
Languages Administration, 37 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JF (e-mail
peter.gambles@modern-languages.oxford.ac.uk), to whom applications
(five copies), comprising a c.v. and the names and addresses of two
referees, should be sent to arrive by 31 October 1998.

Date: Tue, 6 Oct 1998 16:29:37 -1000 (HST)
From: "Philip A. Bralich, Ph.D." <bralich@hawaii.edu>
Subject: Patent Translator/Syntacticians needed at Ergo

Our U.S. patent on our NLP technology was allowed just
several months ago and we now need to find translations of the
patent document for international patents. The patent is 114
pages in length (including drawings and abstract), and it must
be translated into the major languages of the world for
International Patents in the major countries of the world.
Please send bids along with a resume which includes experience
with theoretical syntax and patents. Be sure and include an
estimate of the time required to complete the translation and a
track record of completed translations. Necessary languages will
include French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese (of the three
districts), Japanese, Korean, German, Thai, etc. Please send
bids and resumes to the address below. Bids from organizations
which can handle more than one of the required langauges would be
welcomed. You may preview our software on our web site at
http://www.ergo-ling.com. You can also download some of our
products there as well. A copy of the patent will be provided to
those who submit acceptable bids and resumes.

The job will begin in late 1998 or early 1999.

Phil Bralich

Philip A. Bralich, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Ergo Linguistic Technologies
2800 Woodlawn Drive, Suite 175
Honolulu, HI 96822

Tel: (808)539-3920
Fax: (808)539-3924

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