[Corpora-List] Jobs: researcher for trend mining project at University of Hildesheim [closing date: Oct, 20, 2014]

Josef Ruppenhofer ruppenho at uni-hildesheim.de
Mon Oct 13 09:15:59 CEST 2014

The University of Hildesheim, Germany, Dept. for Information Science & Natural Language Processing offers a position as research assistant (TV-L E 13, 100%).

The employment is initially for one year as part of a maternity and parental leave replacement to work on a research project in Trend Mining in patents and scientific literature, a funded collaboration between the University of Hildesheim and FIZ Karlsruhe - Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure.

Job Requirements:

* A degree in Information Science or a related field (Master, Magister, or Diplom)

* Ability to work independently and to work in a small team environment, willingness to engage in interdisciplinary research work

* Excellent knowledge of English (Good knowledge of German is also desired)

* Programming skills (e.g. JAVA, C++, XML, GUI development)

* Knowledge in some of the following areas:

* Information Retrieval

* Text Mining

* Clustering

* Patents and Patent information systems

* Analysis of information needs and behaviour

* Usability Methods and Visualisation

The Endowment University of Hildesheim is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Members of the under-represented gender are encouraged to apply.

Applications from applicants with a disability will be given preference if equally qualified.

For further enquiries please contact:

Prof. Dr. C. Womser-Hacker, E-Mail: womser at uni-hildesheim.de

The application should include the typical material (Cover Letter, CV, transcripts, publications)

Closing Date: October 20, 2014

Reference: Kennziffer 2014/83

Please send your application by mail to womser at uni-hildesheim.de

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