Call for grant applications – UOC (Barcelona-Catalonia-Spain)

The call for grant applications for the Information and Knowledge Society Doctoral Programme; Education and ICT (e-learning) Doctoral Programme, and Network and Information Technologies Doctoral Programme is open. The deadline for applications for the doctoral programmes is 31 January 2017. The UOC is offering grants for these three doctoral programmes for the 2017/2018 academic year. To be eligible for the UOC Doctoral Grants Programme students must be full-time and physically present at the University’s premises. The grants normally cover three years, but in some cases they can be extended to…

Fully funded PhD & MSc positions in NLP and Computational Linguistics, Mexico City, Mexico.

Fully funded PhD and MSc positions (scholarship / stipend) in NLP and Computational Linguistics are available at the Natural Language Processing Laboratory, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City. The amount of scholarship is sufficient for renting a decent accommodation and normal living in Mexico City. The scholarship is not a loan (no obligations upon graduation) and does not require any service such as teaching assistance. PhD scholarship duration is 4 years, though the degree can be obtained in 2 years should the student fulfills all the requirements. MSc scholarship duration is 2 years, usually…

Fully Funded EU PhD Studentship: Healthcare Data Analytics and Text Mining

Closing date: Apply as soon as possible Subject study: Health informatics, natural language processing, machine learning, text analytics, public health, epidemiology Key Information: Healthcare systems have collected mountains of textual and numeric patient records about disease activities, hospital admissions and visits, drug prescriptions, physician notes and more. But medical research and related industries like pharmaceutical industry are faced with enormous challenges as a result of the very restrictive handling of such health data. This PhD studentship offers an exciting opportunity of exploring and /or developing machine learning, natural language processing…