The group of Associate Prof. Haitao Yu (https://ii-research-yu.github.io) offers 1 full-time PostDoc position in the area of Information Retrieval and Knowledge Graph Construction & Application, starting as soon as possible. The group has been publishing at AAAI, IRJ, IPM, SIGIR, WWW, WSDM, CIKM, etc. The current project focuses on developing frameworks and techniques for constructing large-scale knowledge graphs from public resources, such as Wikipedia and crawled web pages. The postdoc will work on effective methods for automatic knowledge graph construction and effective models based on knowledge graphs for information retrieval and human-robot interaction.
We are seeking outstanding and highly motivated postdoctoral candidates to join the School of Informatics at the University of Tsukuba, Japan.
Univ. of Tsukuba
. PhD (or close to completion of PhD) in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related area
. Applications with research experience in data mining, text mining, artificial intelligence, or information retrieval are welcome
. Good publication record with publications in top-level conferences and/or journals
. Good research skills
. Good programming skills
. Good verbal and written communication skills
. Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and ability to work independently