return

Job details

Job posted by INSA-Lyon-Liris (19/09/2013 16.42)

Marie Curie Actions funded job vacancy Postdoc Position Available: Social Media and Data Mining

Please note that the job is no longer active!

The Data Mining and Machine Learning team of LIRIS lab at INSA-Lyon engineering school offers a postdoc position for an IAPP project that examines solutions to enhance a social media search engine platform developed by one of the partners. The data browsed by this search engine reflect people's activities, interests, and attention, in thousands of localities worldwide and are used to supply a recommender system. The postdoc will help lead and guide this IAPP project. The position is planned for a 20 months period, starting no later than April 2014. If you are an independent, imaginative and creative researcher, we would love to see you here!

Description

The Data Mining and Machine Learning team of LIRIS lab at INSA-Lyon engineering school is seeking a post-doctoral research associate to support an IAPP research project in social media analytics. The
project focuses on developing technology for a recommender system such as trajectory mining algorithms to predict local demographic flows and local event detection algorithms. As such, its research is broad, looking at network structure, dynamics of the network structure and the content. The ideal candidate will have expertise in one or more areas related to statistical approaches of machine learning, data mining and social network analysis. Specifically, we are looking for someone with expertise and/or interest in large-scale statistical mining to research ways to better understand how to detect, track and monitor social media aspects such as events and trajectories. We are particularly interested in how these evolve and how to detect or predict interesting changes. A PhD in computer science or related fields is required as well as not having worked in France the last 3 years (IAPP project requirement).

Nr of positions available : 1

Research Fields

Computer science - Database management

Career Stage

Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)

Research Profiles

Recognised Researcher (R2)


GET MORE! The EURAXESS Services Centres
 

To better plan and organise their stay in a foreign European country, researchers and their families can also benefit of the free and personalised assistance offered by the EURAXESS Services Centres, a network of more than 200 centres located in 40 different European countries.

Application e-mail

celine.robardet@insa-lyon.fr

Application Deadline

01/01/2015

Envisaged Job Starting Date

01/04/2014

Other job details
Job ID

33882164

Country

FRANCE

Type of Contract

Temporary

Status

Full-time

Hours Per Week

35

City

Lyon

Company/Institute

INSA-Lyon-Liris

Street

20, avenue Albert Einstein - 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex

Postal Code

69100

EU Research Framework Programme
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

FP7/People - Marie Curie Actions

Project's Marie Curie Grant Agreement Number

612334

Company/Institute
INSA-Lyon-Liris

computer science
Academic
20, avenue Albert Einstein - 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex
69100 - Lyon
FRANCE
email celine.robardet@insa-lyon.frhttp://liris.cnrs.fr/equipes?id=46

QR-Code