[Corpora-List] Postdoctoral position in NLP/IR at University of Zagreb

Goran Glavas goran.glavas at fer.hr
Mon Apr 4 15:37:56 CEST 2016

The Text Analysis and Knowledge Engineering Lab (TakeLab) at the University of Zagreb invites applications for


We are looking for a highly-motivated candidate to conduct research and development on the topic of event-oriented information extraction and retrieval as part of the EVERBEST project (http://everbest.tk).

We will consider applications from applicants with one of the following profiles:

1. Candidates with a strong background in (1) statistical natural language processing, (2) information retrieval, and/or (2) machine learning, and with solid skills and experience in production-level software development (especially web development).

2. Candidates with a strong software engineering background (especially experienced web developers) with basic knowledge of natural language processing, information retrieval, and/or machine learning.

Candidates should have a PhD degree in Computer Science, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, or Software Engineering. The researcher will be located in Zagreb, Croatia at the Text Analysis and Knowledge Engineering Lab (TakeLab), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing of the University of Zagreb, the leading group for natural language processing and information retrieval in Croatia (more information can be found at http://takelab.fer.hr/).

Duration: this is a full-time position for the duration of one year (starting in Autumn 2016). Salary range: 100% Croatian public scale's salary of coefficient 1.6 (monthly gross salary of around 12.600 HRK).

Applications can be made per e-mail at takelab at fer.hr and should include a short research statement, CV, copy of university degrees and transcripts and - if available - a copy of the PhD thesis, as well as list of publications and published software. All documents should be e-mailed as a single PDF. All applications sent before May 10, 2016 will receive full consideration. The position remains open until filled.

The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb is committed to increase the percentage of female scientists and encourages female applicants to apply. Among candidates of equal aptitude and qualifications, a person with disabilities will be given preference.

Please contact Jan Šnajder (jan (dot) snajder (at) fer (dot) hr) for informal enquiries.

-- Best regards, Goran Glavaš, PhD

Postdoctoral researcher at

*Text Analysis and Knowledge Engineering Lab* Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing University of Zagreb, Croatia

*Web:* http://takelab.fer.hr/goran *Phone:* +385 1 6129 871 *Mobile:* +385 95 820 93 41 *Email:* goran.glavas at fer.hr; gogo.glavas at gmail.com -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: not available Type: text/html Size: 4033 bytes Desc: not available URL: <https://mailman.uib.no/public/corpora/attachments/20160404/403239d9/attachment.txt>

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