Multimedia Knowledge and Social Media Analytics Laboratory

PostDoctoral Researcher/Research Assistant Positions at ITI/CERTH, Greece

The Information Technologies Institute of the Centre of Research and Technology Hellas invites applications for one PostDoc and two Research Assistant positions in association with the European projects Dem@Care and PERICLES.
 
P1. PostDoctoral Researcher
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Prerequisites:
- PhD in Computer Science or related field.
- Solid background in knowledge representation and automated reasoning.
- Proficiency in both written and spoken English.
- Experience or interest in externally funded research projects.
 
Previous experience in the areas of Semantic Web, reasoning under uncertainty, temporal knowledge modelling and reasoning, will be considered a plus.
 
P2. Research Assistant
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Prerequisites:
- Bachelor (or Master) in Computer Science or related field
- Familiarity with Semantic Web technologies and tools.
- Proficiency in both written and spokCurrent Positionsen English.

Previous experience in human activity/behaviour modelling and understanding, (Semantic) Complex Event Processing tools and/or association patterns/rule mining will be considered a plus.

P3. Research Assistant
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Prerequisites:
- Bachelor (or Master) in Computer Science or related field
- Familiarity with Semantic Web technologies and tools.
- Proficiency in both written and spoken English.
 
Previous experience in digital preservation relevant metadata standards (e.g. OASIS, PREMIS, ISAD/G) and/or ontology-based information extraction from textual resources will be considered a plus.

The expected starting date for the positions is in September 2013. Competitive salaries will be offered based on the qualifications and experience of the applicants. The contracts duration will be initially for 1 year, with a possibility of extension for 2 or 3 more years.

To apply, please send your CV, a motivation letter, full publication list, and contact details for two references to Georgios Meditskos (gmeditsk@iti.gr).

The closing date for receipts of applications is 20 July 2013.