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  • Research Fellow - AI Optimisation Group at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Aug 16, 2018.
    The Faculty is now seeking to significantly expand the AI-based Discrete Optimisation research group, to build on its world leading capabilities to make discrete optimisation more accessible and more effective. We are looking for an enthusiastic researcher with solid skills in any of the following areas: constraint programming, mixed integer programming, SAT and SAT modulo theories, modelling languages and program analysis.
  • Information Studies - Open-Rank Tenure-Track Faculty (Four Positions) at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY. - Aug 15, 2018.
    Syracuse University's School of Information Studies (The iSchool, ischool.syr.edu) seeks scholars and leaders to fill four open-rank tenure-track faculty positions to start in Fall 2019. Successful candidates will have a productive program of research in an information-related field and be able to contribute to the development of students and courses in our degree programs in information management and technology, data science and data analytics, library and information science (including school media) and information science and technology. Search job posting # 074043.
  • PhD position/research assistant at TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany. - Aug 13, 2018.
    The Software Lab at TU Darmstadt is looking for PhD students. The lab conducts research at the intersection of software engineering, programming languages, machine learning, and security, with a focus on tools and techniques for constructing reliable, efficient, and secure software.
  • Academic Opportunities in Dialogue Research at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Aug 10, 2018.
    We invite outstanding academics to join our world-class team to deliver high-quality teaching and research that will help shape the future of AI for conversational assistants, human-robot interaction, customer service, and many other application domains. Multiple faculty lecturer openings available.
  • Research Fellow Opportunities in Dialogue Research at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Aug 9, 2018.
    We are inviting outstanding postdoctoral academics to join our world-class team led by Prof. Phil Cohen to deliver high-quality research that will help shape the future of AI for conversational assistants, human-robot interaction, customer service, and many other application domains.
  • 2 Postdoctoral Fellowships at LREN, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, CHUV Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. - Aug 9, 2018.
    The positions are suitable for highly talented and motivated candidates with interest in AI applied to brain health. These positions will open from September 2018. The goal of our project is to : 1. Develop generative models of brain anatomy and function to understand behavior in the normal and diseased brain and 2. Assess retrospectively and prospectively the clinical utility of AI and machine learning.
  • Assistant Professor of Data Science or Statistics at St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY. - Aug 6, 2018.
    SLU invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Data Science or Statistics at the assistant professor level to begin in August 2019. The ideal candidate will contribute to our existing majors in Statistics and Computer Science as well as help us further develop our Data Science program.
  • Researchers/Scientific Programmers in Process Mining (including the possibility to obtain a Ph.D. degree) at Fraunhofer Institute of Applied Technology (FIT) / RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. - Aug 2, 2018.
    A new research group working on the interplay between data science and process science has been established within the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology (FIT), in collaboration with the RWTH Aachen University. We are looking for researchers and/or scientific programmers to strengthen the team. The focus of the research group is on automated process improvement, based on event data. The main focus is on Process Mining (including process discovery, conformance checking, performance analysis, predictive analytics, operational support, and process improvement).
  • Doctoral Researcher in the Field of Intelligent Adaptation for Data Processing in the Future Internet at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany. - Jul 28, 2018.
    Research in the posted position shall break new ground regarding the problem of continuously mapping sets of distributed computations onto processing topologies. This key problem of the Future Internet shall be approached using artificial intelligence, with a focus on machine learning techniques.
  • Automated Prescriptive Analytics at University of Porto, Porto, Portugal. - Jul 25, 2018.
    Funding by InovRetail (https://www.inovretail.com) includes:
    • a monthly grant of 1100€ (above the value of the portuguese national grants, 980€)
    • tuition fees
    • some additional funding for traveling and equipment
    • 2 MSc grants/year, to be supervised by the PhD student
  • AI Data Scientist (+PhD Scholarship) at University of Essex, Colchester, UK. - Jul 17, 2018.
    The University of Essex in partnership with Provide CIC offers an exciting opportunity to a graduate to contribute to the creation of a ground-breaking decision making engine using AI and NLP to reduce the frequency of face-to-face clinician appointments.
  • Postdoc Research Scholar in Radiation Biostatistics at UCSF, San Francisco, CA. - Jul 12, 2018.
    To apply, please submit the following items as a single PDF to Racquel Glass, CFCS Project Coordinator, at racquel.glass@ucsf.edu:
    1. A cover letter with a statement of research interests (1pg); 2. Curriculum Vitae (CV) or extended resume with bibliography; 3. Three letters of recommendation.
  • U. of Tartu: Junior Group Leader (Senior Research Fellow) in Data Analytics. - Jul 11, 2018.
    The successful applicant will create a new internationally competitive research group starting with a seed grant of 1.25 million euros over 5 years.
  • Northeastern University: Data Science Director, Jul 10, 2018.
    Primary responsibilities include teaching and overseeing all aspects of the professional MS program in Data Science. This is a full-time, benefits eligible, non-tenure track position.
  • Postdoc and PhD student positions in machine learning, Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence at Aalto University and University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland. - Jul 5, 2018.
    Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI; http://fcai.fi) is looking for doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers to come and join us to create the Real AI that is data-efficient, trustworthy and understandable!
  • Six fully-funded PhD positions in Data Science and Data Engineering at University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany. - Jul 4, 2018.
    Chair of Data Science and Data Engineering (Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Müller) is looking to hire six PhD candidates in the research areas of graph mining, anomaly detection and predictive analytics. Candidates with a strong background in big data, data mining, or machine learning are encouraged to apply. The positions are fully funded and immediately available.
  • Research Fellow - AI Optimisation Group at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Jun 27, 2018.
    Seeking an enthusiastic researcher with solid skills in any of the following areas: constraint programming, mixed integer programming, SAT and SAT modulo theories, modelling languages and program analysis, to work on new approaches to modelling and solving discrete optimisation problems. See here for more information.
  • PhD and Postdoc positions KU Leuven (ERC Advanced grant E-DUALITY: Exploring Duality for Future Data-driven Modelling) at KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. - Jun 22, 2018.
    3 PhD and 3 Postdoc (1 year, extendable) positions within the framework of the ERC (European Research Council) Advanced Grant E-DUALITY http://www.esat.kuleuven.be/stadius/E (PI: Johan Suykens) on Exploring Duality for Future Data-driven Modelling.
  • Research Fellow at UCD Dublin, Dublin, Ireland. - Jun 22, 2018.
    We are looking to recruit a Research Fellow to start on a new multi-million-euro, multi-year industry research project, funded by a global technology company. The project will develop next generation recommender systems technologies, drawing on the experience and expertise of a leading recommender systems research group in UCD as part of the Insight Centre for Data Analytics. This is a 2-year position.
  • Professorship (W1, Tenure Track) in Data Analytics and Modeling at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany. - Jun 12, 2018.
    We are seeking an expert in the field Data Analytics and Modeling who represents this field in research and teaching and complements the current team. Topics of interest include Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Computational Neuroscience, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, and Computer Vision.
  • Professorship (W2, tenure track) in Data Base Technologies and Data Analytics at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany. - Jun 12, 2018.
    We are seeking a candidate internationally recognized for excellent research and publications, for example in the fields big data management, analytics and mining, polyglot persistency, analytical information systems and business intelligence, or semantic technologies who represents these fields in research and teaching and complements the current team.
  • Senior Research Data Scientist for Medical Scheduling (PhD) at University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Y-Parc, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. - Jun 1, 2018.
    The primary focus of the data scientist will be to head a project called 'Optimizing Operating Rooms and Care Services using Deep Reinforcement Learning'. The future researcher will also be strongly encouraged to pursue and spend time for his own research. More information is available here.
  • Senior Research Data Scientist for Fraud Detection (PhD) at University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Y-Parc, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. - Jun 1, 2018.
    The primary focus of the scientist will be to head a project called 'Advanced analytics for fraud detection'. The future researcher will also be strongly encouraged to pursue and spend time for his own research. More information is available here.
  • Assistant Professor of Marketing (Quantitative) at Yale School of Management, New Haven, CT. - May 30, 2018.
    The Yale School of Management seeks applicants in the field of quantitative marketing for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree (or will earn the degree within one semester from the start of the appointment) in Quantitative Marketing or a related field such as Economics, Computer Science or Statistics. We are seeking applications from graduating students, post-docs and others who show exceptional promise. This is a full-time, tenure-track position located at the Yale School of Management in New Haven, Connecticut. Appointments will be made for the 2019-2020 fiscal year, beginning July 1, 2019. To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/50966.
  • Lecturer/Sr Lecturer (IT Data Science) at Monash U, Clayton, Australia. - May 28, 2018.
    The Faculty of Information Technology is now seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to join our high achieving and highly motivated team of teaching and research staff. Applicants with a track record of high impact research and teaching in machine learning or advanced analytics are encouraged to apply.
  • Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Digital Health at Monash U, Clayton, Australia. - May 28, 2018.
    The Faculty now wishes to appoint up to 6 exceptional academics to take an active role in the Digital Health agenda. These will be continuing level B/C teaching and research positions (equivalent to tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor). More senior appointments will be considered for suitably qualified candidates.
  • Assistant Professor in Computer Science at University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark. - May 28, 2018.
    The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Southern Denmark is are seeking applicants with expertise in machine learning and data mining, exploratory data analysis, databases, multimedia data analytics, or prescriptive analytics. Application deadline: 1 September 2018.
  • PhD Positions in Spatio-Temporal Data Analysis at UCLouvain, Belgium. - May 28, 2018.
    Description: For a number of different projects, the Computer Science department of the UCLouvain is recruiting PhD candidates with an interest in algorithms for spatio-temporal data mining and machine learning. Spatio-temporal data mining and machine learning algorithms are algorithms that analyze data with both a spatial and a temporal component. Specific applications that are considered in these projects are human migration, logistics, and public transport. Our aim is to develop generic open source algorithms that can be applied on spatio-temporal data in general; the applications serve as test cases.
  • 2 full professorships (W3) for data science at University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany. - May 24, 2018.
    The future position holder shall have expertise in computer science, especially related to the field of Data Science method development in one or several of the following areas: Computer Vision and Imaging, Data Fusion / Data Merging, Data Management, Big Data, Graph and Network Optimization and Modeling, Natural Language Processing. Candidates shall have a track record of high level research in these fields, have high potential for groundbreaking research in internationally visible research projects along with profound experience in mentoring and advising university students. Göttingen University is committed to research oriented teaching. Apply through: https://s-lotus.gwdg.de/uni/umin/w3_data_science_2018.nsf/application
  • Full professor (W3) for Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning at University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany. - May 24, 2018.
    The future position holder shall have expertise in artificial intelligence, especially with a focus on machine learning or on foundations of machine learning. The University of Göttingen aims to establish machine learning as research area by recruitments in its fields of application as well as in theoretical foundations. Candidates shall have a track record of high level research in artificial intelligence, in particular machine learning, have high potential for groundbreaking research in internationally visible research projects along with profound experience in mentoring and advising university students. Göttingen University is committed to research oriented teaching. https://s-lotus.gwdg.de/uni/umin/w3_machine_learning_2018.nsf/application
  • Associate Professor (Tenure Track) (W2 t.t. W3) for Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning at University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany. - May 24, 2018.
    This professorship is funded by the German Federal and State governments through the programme 'Bund-Länder-Programm zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses (Nachwuchspakt)'. The initial appointment will be limited to five years. The transition to the permanent position of Full Professor (W3) takes effect following a successful evaluation. Preferably, the candidate has expertise in artificial intelligence, especially with a focus on machine learning or on foundations of machine learning. The University of Göttingen aims to establish machine learning as research area by recruitments in its fields of application as well as in theoretical foundations. The future position holder shall have a track record of high level research in artificial intelligence, in particular machine learning, have high potential for groundbreaking research in internationally visible research projects along with profound experience in mentoring and advising university students. Göttingen University is committed to research oriented teaching. https://s-lotus.gwdg.de/uni/umin/w2_machine_learning_2018.nsf/application
  • Postdoctoral position in Data Mining for Predictive Maintenance at Université de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France. - May 18, 2018.
    Seeking a 1 year full-time postdoctoral researcher to work in a project on data mining for predictive maintenance. Candidates should hold a PhD in Computer Science and have skills in Data Mining, especially for dealing with temporal data. Knowledge in process mining and sensor data would be a plus.
  • WPI: Post-Doctoral Fellow - May 14, 2018.
    Seeking a post-doctoral researcher to join our research team, which includes faculty, several graduate students and a software engineer, for the DARPA-sponsored Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health (WASH) project.
  • Senior Researcher on Data Science at University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland. - May 4, 2018.
    The faculty is seeking data mining or machine learning researcher with experience and interest in method development and data science applications. Potential areas include, but are not limited to, graph mining, matrix-based methods, and pattern mining. Deadline 31 May 2018.
  • Postdoctoral researcher at University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland. - May 2, 2018.
    The School of Computing, University of Eastern Finland is recruiting a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to work in the area of Data Science. The position is filled for a fixed term from August 1, 2018 up to three years. The application deadline is on May 31, 2018. More information can be found from: www.uef.fi/en/uef/en-open-positions

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