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Open Positions for PhD students and PostDoc in Mobile Sensing & Mining, Semantic Web und HCI as well as Managing Director Institut Web Science

From: Steffen Staab <staab@uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 09:52:25 +0200
Message-ID: <4DD22939.7020202@uni-koblenz.de>
To: semantic-web@w3.org
Open Positions for PhD students and PostDoc in Mobile Sensing & Mining,
Semantic Web und Human-Computer Interaction as well as Managing Director
Institut Web Science

Web Science is a novel area of research involving multiple disciplines,
which target the improved understanding of the Web and its users
and the development of crucial Web technology. The Institute for Web
Science and Technologies - WeST - http://west.uni-koblenz.de - focuses
on research in Web retrieval, social Web, semantic Web and interactive Web.

The institute has openings for

- a PostDoc / project lead;

- several research positions for PhD students;

- a managing director for the institute.

Tasks: Involve the project lead of and research in EU projects
involving mobile sensing & mining, semantic web and HCI. The
managing director is responsible for public relations, project
acquisition and management, events and own scientific work.

The candidate profile for the research positions will include a
master degree from a university in computer science or related discipline.
Strong analytical skills, curiosity for interdisciplinary approaches,
programming skills and experiences in one of the target domains.
The project lead is expected to have a Ph.D. in computer science.
The managing director will have a mster's degree from
a university in a discipline related to Web Science and
versatile organizational skills.

You will work in a friendly creative environment supporting your
research work and publications in one of the most scenic places
in Germany. The institute is involved in several research networks
that may help employees to further strengthen their profiles.

The complete, official announcements are available in German at:




Inquiries can be made to Prof. Dr. Steffen Staab (Tel.-Nr. +49 261/287-2761;
http://www.uni-koblenz.de/~staab). Candidates should apply by sending
email to
bewerbung@uni-koblenz-landau.de and to westsekr@uni-koblenz.de -
preferably before end of May 2011.
Later applications will be considered until positions are filled.

Steffen Staab
Received on Tuesday, 17 May 2011 07:52:52 UTC

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