Student Project Assistant (Natural Language Processing - Python)

The SPSC has a job opening for a student project assistant to be filled as soon as possible until Late Summer 2018.

In a research project, we are working on an automatic evaluation tool for texts in different language levels, given several test criteria give by linguists.

    Your profile:

    • Student of information and computer engineering or linguistics or similar.
    • Experience with Python under Linux
    • Experience with natural language processing is a plus
    • Graz University of Technology aims to increase the proportion of women, in particular in management and academic staff, and therefore particularly encourages qualified women to apply. Until there is a balanced number of men and women at the university, preference will be given to women if applicants are equally qualified.

    What we offer:

    • Participation in an interesting research project
    • Work in an international setting
    • up to 20 h per week depending on your availability
    • Gross salary per month: 1000,80 EUR  (based on 20h/week) according to the university collective agreement
    • Flexible working hours
    • It is possible to work on a student project or Master's thesis in the same context

    Your Tasks:

    • Natural language processing to implement test criteria
    • Work on a python module that provides different tests

    If you are interested and the expected skills match your profile, please contact Martin Hagmüller ( or  0316-873-4377) for further information. 


16. March 2018 - 19. March 2018