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The HCRC Language Technology Group and the Centre for Cognitive Science at UEdinburgh (Scotland) need 1-2 MS/PhD senior research assistant(s) in NLP. Salary to 21,400 pounds/annum, starting immediately. Contact Margaret Rennex ( by 12/13/91. [Henry S. Thompson (, NL-KR Digest, 12/31.]

USydney Basser Dept. of CS, Knowledge Systems Group, needs a PhD Research Fellow in AI logics. Salary to $A48,688. Contact Norman Foo ( by 1/9/92. [Michael Wise (, NL-KR Digest, 12/31.]

The Technion (Israel Institute of Technology) has tenure-track openings in its Information Systems Engineering group within the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management. Skills in particular demand are AI, DB, computer vision, software engineering, and telecommunication. [Opher Etzion (,, 12/31.]

Noble II Systems, Inc. needs an experienced BS knowledge engineer to develop CAD/CAM and engineering expert systems. Erin Gibson, 26789 Woodward Ave., #109, Huntington Woods, MI 48070-1334. [Leonard J. Peirce (, m.j.o, 1/7.]

Wright State University (Dayton, OH) needs Ph.D. faculty for tenure-track CSE positions, esp. in distributed systems, parallel computing, and databases. Contact Alastair D. McAulay (amcaulay by 2/15. [Sheila Hollenbaugh (shollen, m.j.o, 1/7.]

SRI International (Menlo Park, CA) needs an experienced MS/PhD senior researcher in OCR. U.S. citizenship required. Contact Prasanna Mulgaonkar ( [m.j.o, 1/7.]

The AI Lab at NASA Ames needs an MS-level research/interface programmer for their SIGMA project, a combination of visual programming, constraint propagation, and frame-based knowledge representation for scientific modeling. Initial applications are planetary atmospheric modeling and ecosystem modeling. Contact Rich Keller ( or Vera Novosel (Sterling Federal Systems, 1121 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303) about job RK-E-T008. [Terry Winograd,, 1/6.]