[JOB] postdoctoral research fellow in Text Mining at the National Centre for Text Mining (NaCTeM), School of Computer Science, University of Manchester

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellow in Text Mining at the National Centre for Text Mining (NaCTeM), School of Computer Science, University of Manchester. The position is for 2 years. The objective of this BBSRC funded post  is to conduct research into extracting complex information (entities and events) from the scientific literature to support metabolic model development. Candidates should have a PhD in Computer Science with emphasis in Natural Language Processing/Text Mining; working experience in biomedical text mining (event extraction); excellent knowledge in developing and adapting algorithms for text…

[Internship] Setup and Deployment of a Web service framework for Natural Language Processing, Paris

ELDA is opening an internship on Setup and Deployment of a Web service framework for Natural Language Processing in Paris (France), starting on January 2017 for 6 months. Profile Studies: MSc. Field: Computer Science Provisional starting date: January 2017 Duration: 6 months Duties In the software development team at ELDA and under the supervision of an Engineer specialised in Natural Language Processing and Web Application Development, you will participate in the following tasks:     provide a concise state of the art on the natural language processing-oriented web service deployment solutions;…

[JOB] Research Associate in NLP, University of Lancaster, UK

The School of Computing and Communications, Security Lancaster, and the UCREL research centre at Lancaster University are seeking a researcher in Natural Language Processing to join an interdisciplinary team working on new methods for detecting native language influence. This is a full-time fixed-term post until 31 Jan 2019. The appointed researcher will join the Government funded Native Language Influence Detection (NLID) project. The project is in collaboration with the Centre for Forensic Linguistics at Aston University, and the Linguistics department at Lancaster University. The post will be under the direction…

SEARCH SOLUTIONS 2016, 30 November, Covent Garden, London

SEARCH SOLUTIONS 2016 Wednesday 30 November, Covent Garden, London Innovations in Search and Information Retrieval Search Solutions is a special one-day event dedicated to the latest innovations in search and information retrieval. In contrast to other major industry events, Search Solutions aims to be highly interactive, with attendance strictly limited. The programme includes presentations, panels and keynote talks by influential industry leaders on novel and emerging applications in search and information retrieval. Search Solutions also includes a Tutorial Programme on Tuesday 29th November. This year’s event will also include the awards…

[JOB] Postdoctoral Researcher, ML/NLP for Computer Programs, Edinburgh

We are seeking a new postdoctoral researcher in machine learning and statistical natural language processing, to work on joint models of computer programs and natural language. The LUCID project (Language analysis for Universally Clear, Integrated Development), will focus on new methods based on NLP to help developers to write clearer code. We will develop new analysis methods that learn the relationships between program semantics on the one hand and comments and names on the other. These methods will be based on novel combinations of program analysis methods, from the programming…