Linguist Lexicographer vacancies JNU Delhi

Development of Indradhanush: An Integrated WordNet for Bengali, Gujarati, Kashmiri, Konkani, Oriya, Punjabi and URDU
(Department of Information Technology sponsored Project)
Centre of Arabic and Africa Studies, JNU, New Delhi – 110067 
Applications are invited for the posts of Sr. Linguist (One), Lexicographer (two) and Computer Expert (two) in the Department of Information Technology sponsored Project entitled “Development of Indradhanush: An Integrated WordNet for Bengali, Gujarati, Kashmiri, Konkani, Oriya, Punjabi and URDU”. The Project is aiming to develop digital resources in the Indian Languages. 
1. Sr. Linguist (1):
Consolidated salary: Rs. 20,000/-
Essential qualification: MA in Linguistics/ Language (s)/ Literature and PhD (awarded or submitted) in Urdu with working knowledge of Urdu software.
Desirable qualification: Work experience of more than one year of similar nature with knowledge of lexicography. 
2. Lexicographer (2):
Consolidated salary: Rs. 15,000/-
Essential qualification: MA in linguistics with knowledge of Urdu/MA in Urdu.
Desirable qualification: Knowledge of computer application and some research experience. 
Computer expert (2):
Consolidated salary: Rs. 15,000/-
Essential qualification: Masters in Computer Science/linguistics/Literature with knowledge of Urdu and Urdu software.
Desirable qualification: Knowledge of computer hardware will be an added qualification. 
Note: Number of positions, salary and minimum qualification are as per the decision of the Indradhanush consortium.
In case no suitable candidate(s) is (are) available for the post of Sr. Linguist one Lexicographer may be appointed. In case of unavailability of suitable candidate(s) for advertised positions, they may not be filled presently.  
Job conditions:
The selected candidate(s) will be appointed on for a period of six months or till his/her services are required by the Principal Investigator.
Applications must include a covering letter and the latest CV of the applicant. The covering letter must clearly specify the project name and the post applied for. Completed application may be submitted to the Principal Investigator BY EMAIL ONLY at rrahmanjnu@gmail.com
The CV must include name, date of birth, postal address, telephone/mobile number, and email ID with relevant information like technical/professional qualification, specialization, experience, research work etc. The deadline for the application is 15 days from the date of advertisement. 
Dr Rizwanur Rahman
Principal Investigator
Centre of Arabic and African Studies, SLL&CS, JNU, New Delhi.
Dated: 03.11.2010

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