jobs at Appen

Appen is seeking candidates in different countries and languages for work-from-home opportunities in the following languages: https://connect.appen.com/qrp/public/jobs?sref=717deb246f6fef5851a315351c31f11c Opportunities range from simple surveys that can be completed in less than one hour to on-going projects that last for months or longer. We look for a variety of skill sets, from those who use social media regularly […]

Words matter! Merriam-Webster to update their definition of racism

A Missouri woman asked Merriam-Webster to update its definition of racism and now officials will make the change https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/09/us/dictionary-racism-definition-update-trnd/index.html? Mitchum – a recent law school graduate – said she hopes the vocabulary change helps people have more productive conversations about race. She said she appreciated them taking her concerns seriously and talking through the issue.

job: Project Manager – Linguistics (Appen)

Appen collects and labels data used to build and continuously improve the world’s most innovative artificial intelligence systems. With expertise in more than 180 languages, a global crowd of over 1 million skilled contractors, and the industry’s most advanced annotation platform, Appen works with leading companies and governments worldwide. We’re looking for experienced linguists to […]

Book Discussion: Say The Wrong Thing

Join us for a book club discussion of Dr. Amanda Kemp’s excellent book in which she shares stories and strategies for racial justice and authentic community. It’s a very quick read – I listened to it on Audible and it’s narrated by the author. It’s just about 2 hours, and it is straight from the […]

(remote) internship oppy

at the intersection of scholarly communications, science policy, & science diplomacy: Work with the ASCB The DORA Internship is an opportunity for individuals with an interest in scholarly communications, science policy, and science diplomacy. The intern will gain first-hand experience working for an international non-profit initiative. The internship is a remote part-time position (15- 20 […]

Jobs at Appen in: Hmong, Yucatec Maya, and Querétaro Otomi

For folks looking to get some experience in tech under their belts, and have the ability to work in the below languages, consider one of these opportunities at Appen: Hmong: https://connect.appen.com/qrp/public/jobs?sref=46da6d745fbe65163cdda8e485c6633e Yucatec Maya:  https://connect.appen.com/qrp/public/jobs?sref=6e7a6b1f993ab0c970c89189bfd30e36 Querétaro Otomi:  https://connect.appen.com/qrp/public/jobs?sref=bbecd7ae560d4f4ed1f07d8051183ad5