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Postdoc positions in Machine Learning for Education at EPFL, Switzerland

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

*Postdoc positions in Machine Learning for Education at EPFL, Switzerland*

The EPFL Machine Learning for Education
<https://www.epfl.ch/labs/ml4ed/> (ML4ED,
led by Prof. Tanja Käser <https://people.epfl.ch/tanja.kaeser?lang=en>) has
two open postdoc positions. Our lab performs research at the intersection
of machine learning, data mining, and education. We are interested in
understanding and improving human learning through the creation of accurate
models of human behaviour and learning. One of the lab’s main focuses is
the digital transformation of vocational education and training in
Switzerland.



The first position will be joint with the NLP (led by Prof. Antoine
Bosselut) lab. For this position, we are looking to hire a postdoctoral
researcher candidate in the area of *recommender systems, reinforcement
learning (for education), *and* machine learning for education*. You will
have the opportunity to work at the intersection of two highly talented and
motivated EPFL research groups. You will lead innovative research projects
in collaboration with Swiss industry, and be able to dedicate time to
pursue additional research projects on any topic of your choosing.



For the second position, we are looking to hire a postdoctoral researcher
candidate in the general area of *machine learning for education*. Main
topics of interest are *student modeling* and *reinforcement learning*. You
will be able to work in a highly talented an motivated EPFL research lab
that has access to a variety of learning environments and data sets.



*Qualifications:*

Applications should have completed or be close to completing a PhD in
computer science, information science, or other related technical fields.
We expect a strong scientific background and a proven publication record in
machine learning, natural language processing, artificial intelligence,
data mining, or statistics with a focus on educational data. Excellent
communication skills in English are required.



*Pay / Benefits:*

   - Pay during the first year will be around 83’600 CHF and increase by
   1’500 CHF per year.
   - Five weeks of vacation time / year (mandatory)
   - Accident Insurance
   - Retirement benefits



*EPFL:*

EPFL ranks among the world’s top universities in computer science, and in
machine learning in particular. It is located in Lausanne, Switzerland, a
beautiful and vibrant city in an Alpine setting on the shores of scenic
Lake Geneva, in the very heart of Europe. EPFL provides an
interdisciplinary research setting in digital education, which is unique in
Europe. The ML4ED lab is a partner of the EPFL Center for Learning
Sciences, which brings together multiple initiatives on digital education.
EPFL has produced over 80 MOOCs gathering over 2 million registrations
worldwide, opened an extension school, sold over 40’000 robots to schools
for learning to program, conducted research on technologies for vocational
education, eye tracking, HCI, AR, tangibles, analytics, etc. and produced
cutting edge research in many sectors of educational technologies. English
is the main language spoken at EPFL, and Lausanne is highly international,
such that no French language skills are required. EPFL is an equal
opportunity employer.



*Application:*

Please fill out this Google Form <https://forms.gle/1jV5px7RwV84baGAA>.


Note: the application form requires a Google Account. If you are not able
to access a Google Account, please send the following by e-mail to
tanja.kaeser@epfl.ch with the subject heading [EPFL ML4ED Postdoc
Application]:

   - CV (including list of publications)
   - Two representative publications / preprints
   - Webpage / Google Scholar / Semantic Scholar links
   - Contact information for two willing reference letter writers
   - Short Cover Letter



*Questions:*

Please feel free to contact tanja.kaeser@epfl.ch.

Postdoc and PhD positions in Heraklion, Crete

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

Postdoc and PhD positions in Heraklion, Crete
Institute of Computer Science (ICS)
Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH)
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A postdoc and a PhD positions are available
at the Institute of Computer Science (ICS),
Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH),
Heraklion, Crete Island, Greece. These positions
are funded by an excellence grant approved by the
Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation.

The duration of the appointment for the postdoc researcher
is 18 months (maximum) and for the PhD student 3 years.
Postdoc applications for smaller periods will also be
considered. 

The PhD applicant will have to follow the PhD mechanisms of
the Department of Computer Science of the University of Crete,
one of the top universities in Greece
(see http://www.csd.uoc.gr and http://www.uoc.gr/ for more
information on the Department of Computer Science and the
University of Crete, respectively).

The positions will be open until appropriate candidates are found.

RESEARCH TOPIC
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We are looking for two highly motivated applicants with a strong
expertise in concurrent and distributed algorithms and data
structures. In particular, the project focuses on building
the theoretical underpinning for non-volatile memory computing
and on designing recoverable algorithms.

Next generation computer systems will rely on emerging memory
technologies, such as Non-Volatile Main Memory (NVMM),
to address the high computational demands of modern applications
and provide persistence. One research goal of the project
is to build the theoretical underpinning for NVMM-based computing.
Specifically, the project aspires to develop a sound theoretical
framework that will facilitate the review of algorithmic techniques
for NVMM-based concurrent computing in a unified way,
as well as their comparison with each other and with their
non NVM-based analogs. The project will also focus on
designing fundamental synchronization primitives, and
essential concurrent data structures and algorithms,
including indexing structures for big data, and
in particular of data series analytics, whose
execution will be recoverable at no significant cost.

Junior researchers with expertise on data management
and indexing, and/or on concurrent transaction management
are encouraged to apply for these positions.

The project will be performed in collaboration with
the team of Prof. Themis Palpanas from the University of Paris,
and will include opportunities for research visits.


HOW TO APPLY
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Please send an e-mail to <faturu@csd.uoc.gr> containing your curriculum vitae.

FORTH is an equal opportunity employer. Female candidates are particularly
encouraged to apply.

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FORTH ICS & UNIVERSITY OF CRETE
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The Institute of Computer Science (FORTH ICS) is one of the
leading research centres in Greece with well-organized facilities
and highly qualified staff. It has an internationally acknowledged
reputation in conducting basic and applied research, developing
applications and products, and providing services. FORTH ICS has strong
international collaborations, and has formed several alliances with
industrial partners both inside Greece and internationally.

The Institute of Computer Science is located at the relatively-new,
modern building of FORTH which provides all required infrastructure.
More information about FORTH ICS can be found at:
http://www.ics.forth.gr/


THE ISLAND OF CRETE
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Living in Crete, the biggest (and one of the most beautiful) island
in Greece, can become an exciting experience. Crete is a multicolored
mosaic of mythology, history, culture, friendly and proud people,
rough and stony mountains, gorges, the always bright cretan sun
and the deep sea that surrounds the island. In addition to
the facilities offered by its big cities, one can really enjoy
the beauty of the landscape and the mountains.

8 fully-funded PhD fellowships at the HEIBRiDS Research School Berlin

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

The Helmholtz Einstein International Berlin Research School in Data Science  (HEIBRiDS) - a joint graduate program in Data Science between the Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF - https://www.digital-future.berlin/ ) and the Helmholtz Association (https://www.helmholtz.de/en/)  - invites applications for PhD fellowships in a collaborative research environment across disciplinary borders.

HEIBRiDS PhD topics and projects combine Data Science with applications in Molecular Medicine, Materials & Energy, Earth & Environment, Geosciences and Space Research and topics belong to one or more of the following areas: Machine Learning & Deep Learning, Data Management, High-throughput Data Analytics, Modelling (incl. Mathematical & Statistical Modelling), and Imaging. Research will be conducted at one of the partner Helmholtz Centers in the Berlin region Alfred-Wegener-Institute (AWI), Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB), and Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) or at one of the participating Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) partner universities Freie Universität Berlin (FU), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU), Technische Universität Berlin (TU), and Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

We offer cutting-edge research in data science under tandem supervision with a four-year fully-funded fellowships (E13 TVöD or TV-L), integrated training curriculum of scientific and professional skills courses taught in English, and financial support for conferences and networking.

To apply, a master degree in quantitative sciences (Computer Science, Physics, Statistics or Mathematics) or related applied field (Bio- or Geoinformatics etc.), to be awarded by July 2022, is required.

Detailed information about the Recruitment Process can be found under the link https://www.heibrids.berlin/admission/recruitment-process/.  Eligibility for application can be checked using the link https://www.heibrids.berlin/admission/eligibility/.

Apply by February 14, 2022, via the online HEIBRiDS application portal https://heibrids.mdc-berlin.de/. A step-by-step guide for the online application can be found here. Detailed description of the available doctoral projects are visible to the applicant upon registration to the application portal.

Successful candidates will start their PhD work in Berlin between June and October 2022.

PhD Position in High-Dimensional Machine Learning, University of Kassel, Germany

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

The research group Knowledge & Data Engineering at the University of Kassel announces a

*PhD position (salary scale TV-H E13, 100%)*

in the context of the LOEWE-Project "Dimension Curse Detector" [1].

The position [2] is supervised by PI Dr. Tom Hanika [3] in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Gerd Stumme and Prof. Dr. Martin Schneider (TU Freiberg). The group's emphasis is on researching and developing methods and algorithms at the confluence of Knowledge Discovery, Artificial Intelligence, and Mathematics. The research project aims at exhibiting concentration phenomena in the realm of high-dimensional machine learning and data science applications.

We welcome talented and highly motivated candidates with knowledge in discrete structures or mathematical foundations of machine learning, as well as good programming skills in Python, GNU R, Fortran, or Java. Furthermore, high social competency and a very good command of the English language are expected. Applicants to the PhD position must have a relevant *Master's degree* (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field.

The position is (at first) limited to *2 years* (cf. Qualifikationsstelle gem. § 65 HHG i. V. m. § 2 Abs. 1 Satz 1 WissZeitVG; Promotionsmöglichkeit).

Please submit your complete application (including all necessary documents and a letter of intent) via the application portal [4].

Applications are accepted as of now until *2022-02-15*.



[1] https://wissenschaft.hessen.de/Presse/Vom-Fluch-der-Dimension-Tigermuecken-und-einem-Mikroskop-mit-Teilchenbeschleuniger

[2] http://www.uni-kassel.de/go/dcdposition/

[3] https://www.kde.cs.uni-kassel.de/hanika

[4] https://stellen.uni-kassel.de/en/jobposting/064cea431f7a4a00172788d51a6b0b9f331193da0/apply

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Dr. Tom Hanika
Universität Kassel          Tel.: +49 (0) 561 804 6350
https://www.kde.cs.uni-kassel.de/hanika

PhD position in Machine Learning for the Unit of forensic imaging and anthropology, Geneva

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

In order to strengthen its dynamic team, the Institute of Legal Medicine (COLEG) of the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine is looking for a :
Research and teaching assistant at 80-100%
(https://jobs.unige.ch/www/wd_portal.show_job?p_web_site_id=1&p_web_page_id=53853)

Data Science is an integral part of modern medicine. This opens a number of important challenges for using Machine Learning and Data Modelling techniques.

The CURML (Centre Universitaire Romand de Médecine Légale) of Geneva (Institute of Legal Medicine of the University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine), headed by Prof. S. Grabherr opens a PhD position in the field of Machine Learning for the Unit of forensic imaging and anthropology.

The specific domain of interest is data modelling and analysis applied to forensic imaging and anthropology. The candidate will adapt and apply machine learning algorithms and protocols to the recognition and classification of images for forensic imaging.

Applicants must hold a Master of Science and demonstrate a strong background in mathematics (linear algebra, optimization, probabilities, statistics, ...) along with practical capabilities (data management, programming, ...).

He/She should show an interest in collaborating with practitioners and professionals of the forensic medicine field and work with real data.

The PhD position includes the participation in the doctoral school on “Biomedical sciences - section legal medicine” at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva and the final production of a doctoral thesis.

Public law contract, renewable.

More information about the doctoral school and the programme can be found at the link:

https://www.unige.ch/medecine/fr/enseignement1/formationpostgrade/doctoratssciencesbiomedicales/

PhD position in the field of Machine Learning for Medical Data Analysis, Geneva

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

Data Science is an integral part of modern medicine. This opens a number of important challenges for using Machine Learning and Data Modelling techniques.

The Viper group at the University of Geneva (Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Sciences), headed by Prof. S. Marchand-Maillet, in collaboration with the DMML group of Prof A. Kalousis opens a 4-year PhD position in the field of Machine Learning for Medical Data Analysis. The specific domain of interest is Flow Cytometry data modeling and analysis.

Applicants must hold a Master of Science and demonstrate a strong background in mathematics of high-dimensional spaces (linear algebra, optimization, probabilities, statistics,… ) along with practical capabilities (data management, programming, …). They should show an interest in collaborating with practitioners (medical professionals) and work with real data.

The PhD position includes with a 10% Teaching Assistantship duty in one of the course at the Department.

Starting date: as early as January 2022

Applications addressing the above points must be composed at least of a resume and a letter of motivation and a short (eg 1-page) research statement in relation to the topic of the position offered (all in PDF format, grouped in a compressed file) and posted at the following link:

http://viper.unige.ch/apply

along with an email signaling your application and the name of the posted compressed file and the position applied to (for obvious reasons, any other form of application or incomplete/irrelevant applications will NOT be considered nor notified).

The University of Geneva is one of the oldest and the third largest university in Switzerland by number of students. It is highly ranked, both Nationally and Internationally according to the Shanghai Ranking of World Universities 2020.

The city of Geneva is very international and occupies a central position in Europe, and has a strong international reputation, including via the light of the international organizations (e.g. UN, WHO, WIPO, WTO, ICRC, CERN). The official language is French and the successful candidate may be asked from 2nd year on to interact as Teaching Assistant with French-speaking students.

Up-to-date information at http://viper.unige.ch/jobs

PHD POSITION IN DATA LAKES AND AI, TU Delft, Netherlands

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), Netherlands

The Web Information Systems (WIS) group at TU Delft invites applications for a research position at the level of Ph.D. in the area of data management systems and AI. Your research will focus on new methods and systems supporting machine learning and deep learning models in large-scale data management systems (e.g., data lakes).

We are seeking highly motivated candidates with a good background in databases, machine learning, and data science. The ideal candidate also has a deep interest in designing and implementing systems for large-scale data.  In addition, good language skills in English, oral and written, are expected.

Interested candidates should send asap an email including a CV to Dr. Rihan Hai (R.Hai@tudelft.nl). 

The application deadline is February 15, 2022, at 5:00 PM (GMT+1).

Postdoc position in Machine Learning for Database Systems / Software Performance Modeling at York University, Canada

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

A two-year Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in the intersection of Machine Learning/AI, Database Systems, and Software Performance Modeling, at York University, Toronto, Canada.

The successful candidate will work under the co-supervision of Prof. Marin Litoiu and Prof. Manos Papagelis on a research project sponsored by IBM and NSERC. The project investigates machine learning and self-optimization algorithms for database workloads (https://marinlitoiu.info.yorku.ca/machine-learning-based-optimization-for-database-workloads/). Additional responsibilities include mentoring graduate and undergraduate students, publishing in top venues, interacting with the industrial partner.

Required Qualifications:
* A recent doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Computer Science or a closely related area
* Outstanding research record
* Excellent organization and communication skills
* Fluency in English is a prerequisite
* Previous research experience in the fields of Machine Learning/AI, Database Management Systems and/or  Workload and Performance Modeling

Applicants should send (i) their CV and (ii) a research statement to Prof. Marin Litoiu (mlitoiu@yorku.ca) and Prof. Manos Papagelis (papaggel@eecs.yorku.ca); they should also arrange for (iii) two letters of reference to be sent directly to the same addresses.

The position is available immediately.

The deadline to apply is Feb 20, 2022. The applications are processed as they arrive. Only considered applicants will be contacted.

York University (http://www.yorku.ca), situated in the cosmopolitan city of Toronto, is a leading international teaching and research university, and a driving force for positive change. Empowered by a welcoming and diverse community with a uniquely global perspective, we are preparing our students for their long-term careers and personal success.

Regards,

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Marin Litoiu, PhD, P.Eng, FCAE
Professor, York University
Scientific Director, DITA,  http://dita.info.yorku.ca
Home page: http://marinlitoiu.info.yorku.ca

and

Manos Papagelis | Associate Professor
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Lassonde School of Engineering, York University
Data Mining Lab: https://dminer.eecs.yorku.ca/
Home page: https://www.eecs.yorku.ca/~papaggel/

Open Positions TU Wien, Distributed Systems Group

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

The following 3 positions are open at the TU Wien, Distributed Systems Group (DSG):

1) The Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position (tenure track). The position is directed to Distributed Systems and is affiliated with the Institute of Information Systems Engineering, Research Unit Distributed Systems. The estimated starting date is July 2022. The work contract is initially limited to six years. The candidate and TU Wien can agree upon a tenure evaluation, which when positive, opens the possibility to change the position to Associate Professor with an unlimited contract.
Details: https://jobs.tuwien.ac.at/Job/170573

2) Pre-doc position is available for German-speaking candidates:
Details: https://jobs.tuwien.ac.at/Job/170628

3) Post-Doc for 8 months as a cover for a leave of absence.
Details: https://jobs.tuwien.ac.at/Job/170814

10 PhD positions in Cancer Data Science in Berlin, Germany

от Самарев Роман Станиславович -

The Berlin-based Research Training Group CompCancer is looking for 10 talented and motivated PhD student candidates in the field of Cancer Datas Science. Our focus is the development and application of computational methods for cancer research, focusing on personalized therapies, tumor heterogeneity, and therapy resistance.

The broad spectrum of methods harnessed for this purpose covers mathematical modeling, integrative multi-omics, IT for translational research, statistical bioinformatics, modern research data management, and advanced single cell analyses.

The application deadline is 31st of January 2022, and the positions can start between 1st of April and 1st of June 2022. So if you want to pursue your PhD to drive cancer research by computational means, find all further information about our program and application process here: https://www.comp-cancer.de/admission/ .

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Extended Version


Why should you do your PhD with CompCancer?

If you have a computational background and a strong drive to develop and apply computational methods to promote cancer research, go ahead and apply! The aim of our qualification programme is the education of a new generation of computational biologists, who can do independent research to tackle various aspects of the field, like cancer heterogeneity and precision oncology.


What does the programme look like?

Our programme covers the broad range from basic science to biomedical application in cancer therapy. You will be able to:

    - learn about the clinical challenges and daily routine
    - discuss ethical issues and issues of data privacy related to clinical studies
    - get to know state-of-the-art scientific knowledge of rapidly developing research fields and technologies   
          in cancer research, and
    - become well integrated in the international scientific community.

What are the prerequisites for application?

You either have a degree in areas of computer sciences, physics or mathematics and you ideally had contact with life sciences, or you have a degree in the life sciences and you have a strong interest and background in computing or mathematics. You should have finished your Master’s degree by March 2022.


What are the conditions?

The position is funded at the Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin for 3 years and offers competitive salaries. The PhD can be started between 1st of April till latest 1st of June 2022.



How does the application process work?

Please navigate to https://www.comp-cancer.de/admission/ and have prepared:

    - a CV
    - letter of motivation (maximally 2500 characters including spaces)
    - an outline/essay of a possible PhD project relevant to computational cancer research (~2500 characters)
    - a description of professional experience so far (maximally 2500 characters including spaces)
    - letters of reference and contact details from two former supervisors
    - copies of certificates for academic degrees and transcripts of record

You can select up to three potential supervisors you want to work with. Shortlisted candidates will invited to a recruitment and matching event in the first half of March in 2022.
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