Job posting: Junior Professorship (W1) in Computational Linguistics

January 29, 2019 / University of Stuttgart, Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

The successful candidate has a research profile in computational linguistics that is internationally visible and shows a good fit with the institute ( ).
They should have substantial knowledge of the core concepts of computational linguistics (in several of the area of phonetics/phonology, morphology/syntax, semantics, discourse/dialogue, pragmatics, computational psycholinguistics, language technology) and should be familiar with diverse methodical approaches to language processing.

We expect potential to obtain third-party funding as well as openness towards interdisciplinary collaboration (with computer science, linguistics, digital humanities).
In teaching, we expect contributions to the German and English language study programs of institute and department.

The requirements for employment listed in § 51 Baden-Württemberg university law apply.

Written applications (including CV with copies of certificates, list of publications, and research and teaching statements) should be sent no later than March 15th, 2019, to Prof. Sebastian Padó at the email address
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The University of Stuttgart has established a Dual Career Program to offer assistance to partners of those moving to Stuttgart. For more information, please visit the website

The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women are strongly encouraged.
Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

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