We have an industry-financed 3 year PhD studentship (UK/EU and oversees
fees included!) at U Essex that aims to address automated text and data
analyses using modern machine learning methods, most importantly Deep
Learning techniques. We are particularly interested in PhD candidates
that like to work on one or multiple of the following topics *(please
indicate this in your cover letter)*:
* /*Temporal extraction* of semi-structured knowledge such as entities
and events from text data./
* /Semantic *question answering* systems using Deep Learning./
* /Knowledge capturing and *knowledge graphs* building from textual
* /Sentiment analysis and *automated classification* of tasks from
Human language technology, and text analytics in particular, has been a
key area of research for more than 40 years at Essex University. The PhD
studentship will greatly benefit from this embedding and the strong
The PhD project aims to investigate the topic to support British Telecom
business operating models, focusing on text analysis and data analysis.
University of Essex
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