Job: Research posiitions on VPH Share and NoTube

(With apologies for cross-posting)

Research Assistants / Associates
Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) - The Open University
Temporary contract - initially for 12 months
Ref: 7169

KMi needs two Research Assistants or Research Associates (depending on 
qualifications) to work developing generic added-value services for 
accessing, processing, analysing and deriving new information and 
knowledge out of the existing data and services on the Web. The services 
developed will be exploited in two specific domains in the context of 
the EU-funded projects NoTube and VPH Share. In NoTube, the focus will 
be on personalising the creation, distribution and consumption of TV 
content. In VPH Share the objective is to develop a platform for 
exposing, sharing, combining, processing, and analysing large quantities 
of clinical data.

You should have a strong interest and expertise in Semantic Web, Web 
Services, and information Retrieval and hold a degree in Computer 
Science or other relevant discipline. You must be able to combine 
scientific research with practical research and development in the 
project, and you should be willing to travel and work with the projectís 
academic and industrial partners.

For further information and application:

Closing date: Wednesday 15 June 2011.


Dr. Carlos Pedrinaci
Knowledge Media Institute - The Open University
Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 1908 654773
Fax: +44 1908 653169

The Open University is incorporated by Royal Charter (RC 000391), an exempt charity in England & Wales and a charity registered in Scotland (SC 038302).

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