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
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
University of Manchester
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying
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