Job Opening in Emotion Analysis from Text

November 1, 2022 /

The Institute for Natural Language Processing at the University of Stuttgart invites applications for a one year fully-funded position in the DFG-funded project "Computational Event Analysis based on Appraisal Theories for Emotion Analysis (CEAT)" with principle investigator Roman Klinger.

Project and Position

We study how emotions are expressed in text and how we can enable computers to recognize them.

The position is available for one year, starting in February 2023 or soon thereafter (potentially to be extended). The salary is according to the German university pay scale (TV-L 13 100%, approx. 50k EUR per year before taxes depending on previous experience).

Candidate's Profile

This position is open for predocs, PhD students (as an internship/exchange year) and postdocs, provided a fit of interest and skills can be found.

The candidate should have:

  • Knowledge and previous experience in emotion analysis
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge in machine/deep-learning
  • Master’s degree in computational linguistics or computer science, or related fields
  • Knowledge of natural language processing

More Information and How to Apply

Please apply until 1st of December 2022 (position open until filled). You can find more information at


Please do not hesitate to contact Roman Klinger via email in the case of questions.

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