Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Postdoctoral position at Liverpool

The University of Liverpool, Department of Computer Science, invites applications for a

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position

in the EPSRC-funded project

Islands of Tractability in Ontology-Based Data Access

The position is available for three years starting July 1st, 2015.

The research associate will work under the supervision of Professor Frank Wolter in a joint
project with Dr Boris Konev and Dr Andre Hernich. The topic is theory and practice of
ontology-based query answering for expressive ontology languages focusing on classes of
tractable ontology-based queries.

Candidates should have a PhD in Computer Science, Logic, or Mathematics and relevant expertise in
computational logic, complexity theory, database theory, or knowledge representation and reasoning.

For further details and application procedures, see


Boris Konev
University of Liverpool
Department of Computer Science
Liverpool, L69 3BX, UK
Email: konev@liverpool.ac.uk
Tel: (+44) 151 795 4260
URL: http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/~konev