Text technologies - Teaching assistant
Course: Text Technologies
Type: Teaching Assistant
Time in Year: Course runs in Semester 1.
Number of Posts: 1 TA
The major responsibility of the Teaching Assistant will be to maintain
and mark the two practical assignments in the course. The assignments
will be similar to last year: (1) intelligent web-crawler and (2) image
search, but will involve some re-structuring and possibly use of
different datasets. Details of last year's assignments are here:
The assistant may also be asked to help develop and supervise up to four 2-hour lab sessions.
The TA will need to be familiar with information retrieval and have
experience processing large amounts of textual data. Good scripting
skills would be very helpful. Having done well in TTS would be suitable
up to 140 (depending upon student numbers) This post is paid at grade UE06, currently upwards of £12.50/hr.
Contact: Victor Lavrenko (email@example.com)
Application: Apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and copy your email to Victor so that he knows you are interested.
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