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PhD Position and Postdoc Position
in Machine Learning
University of Hildesheim, Germany

Applications are invited for a full-time PhD and for a post-doctoral research position at the Information Systems and Machine Learning Lab (ISMLL), Computer Science Department, University of Hildesheim, Germany. The position is available to be filled immediately and offers tenures of three years. The salary amounts to TV-L E13 (roughly 40.000 EUR per year).
The Information Systems and Machine Learning Lab is a research group focusing on machine learning, especially predictive modelling and probabilistic methods for complex data and complex decisions. ISMLL takes part in basic and applied research projects in domains as diverse as e-commerce, technology enhanced learning and intelligent transportation. See for more information.
Located in Hildesheim, the University of Hildesheim is renowned for high quality research and education, featuring an International Master Program in Data Analytics closely related to the research of our group. Hildesheim is a beautiful town with UNESCO World Heritage Sites, located in the very center of Germany, just 30 km from Hannover.
Applicants for the PhD position should have a recent Master degree in computer science, data science, mathematics or a related area. In particular, any experience in machine learning, big data, artificial intelligence or statistics will be an asset.
Applicants for the postdoc position should have a recent PhD in Machine Learning, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Statistics or a closely related area and a respective publication record. Additional experience with third-party funded research projects will be an asset. Applicants are expected to have strong analytic and programming skills, the ability to work independently, strong interpersonal as well as English language skills.
Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as the positions will remain open until filled by a suitable candidate.
Please apply online at uploading your CV with your transcripts and a research statement. PhD candidates may also upload a letter of recommendation from their MSc supervisor or another relevant person. Postdoc candidates please upload a PDF of your paper you like most yourself. For any question contact Prof. Dr. Dr. Lars Schmidt-Thieme via email.
Kennziffer 2018/12-13
Equal Opportunity Employer
The University of Hildesheim is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. Woman and members of minorities are encouraged to apply.

Published on on date 22 January 2018
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