Bruno Ferrari Guide - Computational Linguistics/ Translation [email protected]m/ [email protected] Brazilian, single, 24 – São Paulo/SP +55(11) 99642-4074 | Linkedin | Lattes | Git importlinguistics.com PROFESSIONAL GOALS Participating in interdisciplinary projects regarding technology and science. Researching and developing tools using and manipulating linguistic data. Linguistic Consulting, Portuguese-English and English-Portuguese translations. Organizing and executing courses and projects. Portuguese teacher both for natives and second language students. EDUCATION Graduate Student in Linguistics at Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas da Universidade de São Paulo (FFLCH-USP). Masters in Computational Linguistics. (2014-2016) Undergraduate Student in Linguistics at FFLCH-USP. (2013) High School Degree at Colegio Santa Cruz. (2008) PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND Graduate Student (2014-2016): Researcher at the Linguistics Department of FFLCH-USP. Developing the project “Computational approach to the matter of stress in Brazilian Portuguese”, advised by Professor Marcelo Barra Ferreira. Teacher (2013-2015): English as a second language at Talk This Way (Distance Learning). Personal Tutor (1ºsem-2014): English as a second language teacher at Wall Street English. Undergraduate Student (2012-2013): Researcher at the Linguistics Department of FFLCH-USP. Developed the project “Building a probabilistic syllabifier for Brazilian Portuguese”, advised by Professor Marcelo Barra Ferreira. Volunteer Teacher of Portuguese Language (2011-2012): Preparatory program for the application of Colegio Santa Cruz. Teacher and Monitor of Kiswahili language and culture (2010-2011): Responsible for the class of “Introduction to Kiswahili language and culture”, at the language center of FFLCH-USP. ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES Founding and active member of the Computational Linguistics Study Group at FFLCH-USP – GliCUSP (website in Portuguese): https://glicusp.wordpress.com/ (since 2012). Group activities include studying computational linguistics’ theory; Discussion and analysis of the most important algorithms in the area; Discussions about natural language processing. Member of the organizing commission of the event “Tardes de Linguística” (Linguistic Afternoons) at FFLCH-USP: https://tardeslinguisticausp.wordpress.com/ (2014-2015). The event intend to promote a higher presence of the graduate students at the university, by hosting talks discussions and movies about linguistics. Member of the organizing commission of the Encontro dos Alunos de Pós-Graduação em Linguística –ENAPOL (Encounter of Graduate Students of Linguistics): http://linguistica.fflch.usp.br/xviiienapol (2015). An event in which the graduate students of the Linguistics Department of FFLCH-USP expose their ongoing researches. EVENTS Brazilian Association of Linguistics Congress (ABRALIN): Presentation “Concebendo e construindo um corpus para a questão do acento no português brasileiro”. (Conceiving and compiling a corpus for the matter of stress in Brazilian Portuguese”)(Feb/2015) Encounter of Graduate Students of Linguistics (ENAPOL): Presentation “Abordagem computacional para a questão do acento no português brasileiro”. (Computational Approach to the matter of stress in Brazilian Portuguese) (May/2014) LANGUAGES Inglês - Fluent (Yazigi/Cultura Inglesa – 2003 a 2010). o CAE – Cambridge University – 2010 o TOEFL score 105 – Educational Test Service (ETS) – 2014 Kiswahili, Italian, Arabic and Tupi – Basic level. Introdutory courses taken at FFLCH-USP (entre 2009-2014). French – Basic Level. Private Teacher. (2015) COMPUTATIONAL SKILLS Office Latex Programming Experience: o Programming Logic o Intermeditate Python o Basic HTML and CSS o Basic R Python Libraries: o NLTK / Pandas / Scikit-learn / re INTERESTS - Learning New Languages| Studying Different Cultures| Movies| TV Series| Sci-Fi Books| Programming| Politics| Science.