We offer a fully-funded PhD position at the Norwegian Computing Center (NR)
in Oslo, Norway.
The position is associated with the GraphDial project
(http://graphdial.nr.no) funded by the Research Council of Norway. With
GraphDial, our goal is to advance the state of the art in dialogue
management and human-robot interaction by investigating the use of *graphs*
to represent the dialogue state. The project brings together researchers
from the field of spoken dialogue systems, statistical relational learning,
graph neural networks and human–robot interaction. Don’t miss this
opportunity if you are interested in conversational AI!
The position is fully-funded, with a fellowship period of 3 years. The
candidate will be employed at the Norwegian Computing Center, but will be
simultaneously affiliated to the PhD programme of the Department of
Informatics at the University of Oslo, where the final PhD degree will be
We offer a competitive salary combined with attractive welfare benefits and
a generous pension agreement, in addition to Oslo’s family-friendly
environment with its rich opportunities for culture and outdoor activities.
Norwegian Computing Center
Applicants must hold a Master’s degree or equivalent in NLP or Artificial
Intelligence or in Computer Science with a specialization in NLP/AI, with
minimum grade B (ECTS grading scale) or equivalent.
Fluent oral and written communication skills in English are required.