The academic search engine and digital library CiteSeerX and related
has an immediate opening for a postdoc to work on the problems of scholarly
big data information extraction, entity recognition, indexing, and other
related areas of research. A PhD in computer science or related fields is
required. The position is at the College of Information Sciences and
Technology at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA.
Familiarity with machine learning, information retrieval and extraction,
search engines, computer systems, and linux/lucene a must. This is
collaborative effort with Professor Jian Wu (previous posdoc) at Old
Dominion University and Professor Cornelia Caragea at the University of
Illinois at Chicago.
Pennsylvania State University
About Penn State University
Penn State is a multicampus public research university that educates students from Pennsylvania, the nation and the world, and improves the well being and health of individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service.
Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional, and continuing education offered through both resident instruction and online delivery. Our educational programs are enriched by the cutting edge knowledge, diversity, and creativity of our faculty, students, and staff.
Penn State, founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, admitted its first class in 1859. The Pennsylvania legislature designated Penn State as the Commonwealth’s sole land-grant institution in 1863, which eventually broadened the University’s mission to include teaching, research, and public service in many academic disciplines. Penn State has awarded more than a half-million degrees, and has been Pennsylvania’s largest source of baccalaureate degrees at least sin