Overview

The University of Manchester invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to undertake research in the area of text mining. The post is available from the 1st February 2018 for six months. It aims at conducting novel research on text mining-based social media analytics. The post will be hosted at the School of Computer Science.

You will be joining the School of Computer Science of the University of Manchester. You should have a PhD in Computer Science (or any relevant field) with an emphasis on Natural Language Processing and in particular Social Media Text Mining, knowledge of machine learning, excellent programming skills and a proven track record of publications. Previous experience of working in a multidisciplinary research team would be advantageous.

The School is committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers in STEMM subjects (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) in higher education. The School holds a Bronze Award for their commitment to the representation of women in the workplace and we particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit: http://www.eps.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/women-in-stem/

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Please mention NLP People as a source when applying

http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BHF401/research-associate-in-the-area-of-text-mining/

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