Multiple PhD positions are available in Natural Language Processing at the School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE) of the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. The qualified applicants will be supported by scholarships that include a monthly stipend and tuition fees. Applicants should have excellent interpersonal, writing and research skills, and are expected to publish in top-tier NLP conferences like ACL, EMNLP, and NAACL. Starting date is either August 2018 or Jan 2019.
About the School:
The School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE) is part of the College of Engineering (CoE) at NTU, and offers a range of highly competitive specialisations.
Represented by more than eighty faculty members (http://www3.ntu.edu.sg/SCSE/moss_staffac.asp), SCSE at NTU has grown significantly in AI-related research recently. In fact, according to the Times Higher Education, NTU-SCSE is ranked 3rd world-wide in terms of AI research citation impact.
About the University:
About Fraunhofer IDM@NTU
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU is a cutting edge research centre specializing in Interactive Digital Media (IDM).
The Centre was formed under the auspices of Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe’s largest institution for applied research. The Centre is facilitated by the IDM Programme Office at the Media Development Authority and funded by the National Research Foundation. Fraunhofer IDM@NTU is part of the International Research Centres coalition in Singapore.
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU works closely with Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and NTU. This partnership with the extensive Fraunhofer network which spans over 80 countries and the local technological university sets the groundwork for significant scientific progress leading to positive economic impact.
Fraunhofer IDM@NTU aims to help bring industry partners to the forefront of innovation by providing expertise and trailblazing technologies in the field of visual graphics. In this way, the Centre hopes to transform the way we live