Umeå University: 2-Years Postdoctoral researcher position on Data Mining / Knowledge Systems

Join our efforts to build up Registry Data Federation and Analysis Research Infrastructure. Develop data analysis methods with focus of data federation and privacy preservation.

At: Umeå UniversityUmea University
Location: Umeå, Sweden
Position: 2-Years Postdoctoral researcher position on Data Mining / Knowledge Systems

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The Department of Computing Science ( at Umeå University, Sweden, invites applications for a postdoctoral position. The successful candidates will join the funded project in Umeå University on academic data federation knowledge base construction and heterogeneous data analysis for research purposes. Topics considered as particularly relevant for this position include data federation, ontology based knowledge mining, and register data analysis, by applying data mining, machine learning, and natural language processing techniques etc.


The applicant must have a PhD degree in computer science or another subject relevant for the project. Having a good track record in publications, proficient programming skills, and knowledge on heterogeneous data integration, ontology-based knowledge graph construction and mining. Practical experience of using state-of-the-art open source software. Good communication skills in English, both oral and written is required.  


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The appointment is for 2 years full time.

Priority is given to applications before February 28, 2018, continue until the positions are filled.

The candidate is expected to start the positon asap but based on agreement.

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