Monday, June 5, 2017

[DMANET] PhD Position in Network Analysis and Order Structures

The research unit Knowledge & Data Engineering is opening a new

PhD position (salary scale TV-H E13, 100%)

under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Gerd Stumme. The successful candidate
will research and develop methods and algorithms to analyze social
networks and discover order structures in bi-partite data.

We welcome talented and highly motivated candidates with interest in
data mining, knowledge representation and mathematics. The position
requires a good knowledge in discrete structures. Furthermore, good
programming skills, a high social competency as well as a very good
command of the English language.

Applicants to the PhD position must have a relevant Master's degree in
Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or a related field.

The position is (at first) limited to 3 years (cf. Qualifikationsstelle
gem. § 65 HHG i. V. m. § 2 Abs. 1 Satz 1 WissZeitVG;
Promotionsmöglichkeit). Applications are accepted as of now until
2017-06-12. The University of Kassel is an equal opportunity employer. A
significant increase in the proportion of women in research and teaching
is being sought. Qualified women are therefore expressly invited to
apply. In case of equal qualification, persons with disabilities who are
severely handicapped will be given preferential consideration. Please
send your complete application (including all necessary documents and a
letter of intent) to

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