The Toshiba Research Speech Technology Group in Cambridge UK is looking for interns. We offer a limited number of internships to PhD students in their 2nd year or higher. We also offer short-term placements for visiting researchers/Professors. Please note that permission to work in the UK is a necessary condition to apply. Applications are accepted all year round.
STG works in exciting areas of speech synthesis, speech recognition and dialog management, putting an emphasis on statistical approaches. The Toshiba lab is closely linked to academia and we encourage scientific publication.
Interns will be working for three months on a well defined project and will be assigned an experienced researcher as mentor. Current topics of interest include: expressive HMM speech synthesis, Distant Speech Recognition, Data Driven Spoken Dialogue Systems. Strong programming skills are essential.
Visiting researchers and University Professors will have the opportunity to work with real-world data and feel the impact of their work by developing solutions in products that are expected to be used by millions.
The Toshiba Lab is located in the Science Park of the university city of Cambridge. Summer activities such as punting on the river Cam, concerts in college chapels and picnic lunches provide fun during breaks from research.
As mentioned above, evidence of permission to work in the UK is required for this position. Please indicate this in your application.
To apply, send your CV to: