Careers in Tech

With the rise of artificial intelligence and natural language processing, linguists have come to play a critical role in the technology sphere. While computational linguists inherently work to bridge language insights and technology, other linguists, such as sociolinguists and theoretical linguists, can also bring language insights to strengthen product quality.

Natural Language Processing

Current AI technologies rely on linguists to thoughtfully recreate human languages.

Careercast: Natural Language Understanding and Automatic Speech Recognition Careercast: Natural Language Processing

Conversation Design

Having an in-depth understanding of conversation flow and structure allows linguists to effectively simulate speech patterns.

Listen to Joseph Tyler’s Careercast episode