UCD Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Level 2, UCD School of Computer Science (Temporary 18 month post)

Employer
UCD
Location
Europe
Posted
September 06 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Applications are invited for a temporary 18 month post as Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Level 2 within the UCD School of Computer Science.


The School of Computer Science at UCD is seeking to recruit a post-doctoral researcher with expertise in machine learning and text mining, together with strong software development skills. The successful candidate will participate in an IRC-funded research project, in collaboration with the UCD School of English and the Insight Centre for Data Analytics. This project aims to develop and apply new analysis techniques to explore and understand a large collection of digital texts provided by the British Library. This position provides a unique opportunity to work on state-of-the-art data analytics methods in an interdisciplinary setting. This is an advanced research focused role, building on your prior experience as a post-doctoral fellow, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator.


Please see the Job Description for more details.


Salary: €39,155 per annum


Appointment on the above will be dependent on qualifications and experience


Closing Date: 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) 22nd September 2017.


Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.


Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website: http://www.ucd.ie/hr/jobvacancies.


UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CVs submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.



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