We are seeking to hire a research assistantto participate in creating and maintaining a corpus of Qataridialect (speech and text).
Also, this research assistant will carryout extensive data analysis and help in creating the Qatarilinguistic interactive map.
Qualifications Required : ·Masters degree in Arabic linguistics. · Be a nativespeaker of an Arabic dialect. · linguistic skills shouldinclude awareness of grammar, syntax, and morphology of Arabic.
Previous relevant professional experience is a plus.· You are expected to be comfortable using computers.· Flexibility and ability to prioritize taskseffectively according to the project requirements.
Research and work on Arabic and dialectology is a major plus. Maintasks :
Supervise and manage interviewers who record andtranscribe interviews.
Collect the data from themincluding recorded audios and their corresponding transcriptions.
Organize and help in analyzing the collected data
Build the linguistic map with the help of the teammembers