The School of Computing Science is recruiting a Research Associate to make a leading contribution to an EPSRC-funded project entitled Closed loop approaches to data science, working with Prof Iadh Ounis, Dr Craig Macdonald and Prof Roderick Murray Smith. Specifically, the job requires expert knowledge in information retrieval and/or recommender systems, as well as the expertise to apply advanced techniques such as online learning to rank, counterfactual learning, or reinforcement learning. The successful candidate will be expected to work with external project collaborators such as international music streaming company Moodagent – this may include opportunities to make research visits on internship/placement at such companies. The candidate will contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and research proposals as well as help manage and direct this complex and challenging project as opportunities allow.
University of Glasgow