Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellow position at the Lister
Hill National Center for Biomedical Communication (LHNCBC), a research and
development division of the U.S. National Library of Medicine at the
National Institutes of Health.
The successful applicant will conduct research in biomedical natural
language processing and text mining, as part of the Semantic Knowledge
Representation project. The project aims to develop innovative algorithms
and tools that support effective biomedical knowledge management and
discovery. A recent focus is on developing methods to assess rigor and
integrity of scientific publications. Relevant areas of study include, but
are not limited to, text classification, named entity/relation extraction,
literature-based discovery, argumentation mining, and citation analysis.
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Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in biomedical
informatics, computational linguistics, information science, computer
science, or related disciplines, and demonstrate a strong track record of
research and publications. Excellent programming skills as well as good
knowledge of statistical natural language processing and machine learning
techniques are essential. Experience with biomedical text processing is
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying
About National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Health is a biomedical research facility in the United States.