[Asis-l] Postdoc in Search and Exploration of Linked Data (Amsterdam, 1 year)
kamps at uva.nl
Tue Feb 12 07:28:21 EST 2013
The University of Amsterdam is looking for a versatile, highly motivated
post-doctoral fellow to work on search and exploration of linked data
and corpora with semantic annotations as part of the README project
funded by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research.
The postdoctoral researcher (1 year full time employment) is expected to
contribute to our research on semi-structured information access in the
area of linked data (e.g., DBpedia, Freebase, etc) and help drive this
research agenda internationally, though evaluation forums (e.g.,
http://trec.nist.gov/, https://inex.mmci.uni-saarland.de/) and
workshops/conferences (e.g., http://staff.science.uva.nl/~kamps/esair12/).
Applicants must have completed a PhD in a relevant field by appointment
date, and must have strong and demonstrable skills in:
- information retrieval, especially statistical language modeling;
- web specification and query languages for content, structured, and
- industrial experience, or a track record of project based work; and
- solid programming skills are a requirement.
Applications should include a letter of motivation, a detailed
curriculum vitae, a research proposal, and two letters of reference.
Please submit your application before 1 March 2013 to
<readme.project at gmail.com>.
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