[Elsnet-list] [E-Job] Research Scientists at SUNY Albany
nwebb at albany.edu
Fri Aug 11 21:25:06 CEST 2006
The Institute for Informatics, Logics and Security Studies
(www.ils.albany.edu) at SUNY Albany is looking for full-time
researchers in Natural Language Processing, Question Answering, Human-
Computer Dialogue, and related areas.
Description of Duties: Research on the areas of advanced Question
Answering, Multi-Channel Dialogue, and Collaborative Information
Systems; Coordination of the development and implementation of
systems for real users; Supervision of experiments. Candidates should
be able to work with faculty and students from a variety of
disciplines and prepare research papers and presentations for
Qualifications: Candidates must have an advanced degree in Computer
Science, with experience or significant interest in topic areas such
as Information Retrieval, QA, Dialogue systems or other aspects of
Natural Language Processing. Minimum 5 years combined experience of
Java and C++ programming, with at least 2 years of significant Java
programming; Significant experience with Windows, Linux and Unix.
To apply, please send a CV to the ILS Administrator, Lynne Casper
(lcasper at uamail dot albany dot edu) by September 8th 2006.
For any questions about available positions, please contact Prof.
Tomek Strzalkowski, ILS Director, by email at tomek at albany dot edu.
The Institute for Informatics, Logics and Security Studies (ILS) at
the University at Albany, State University of New York was
established in December 2001. The Institute's mission is to increase
the University at Albany's reputation and visibility as a center of
excellence in information technology research and education,
contributing to various University-wide initiatives such as bio-
informatics, information science, information assurance and security.
Through collaboration with key members of academia, government, and
industry, the Institute is working to develop educational programs,
advance pioneering research, create innovative technologies, transfer
valuable knowledge and expertise, and foster an environment of
cooperation and trust among its partners. We strive to create a
collegial environment by bringing together students and researchers
from various parts of the University and across New York State.
Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State
University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad
mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education,
research and public service engages 17,000 diverse students in ten
schools and colleges across 3 campuses. Located in Albany, NY — New
York State's capital — the University is convenient to Boston, New
York City and the Adirondacks.
Nick Webb: Senior Research Scientist
Institute of Informatics, Logics and Security Studies
University at Albany: State University of New York
tel: +1 (518) 4423082 www: http://www.nick-webb.net
fax: +1 (518) 4422606 email: nwebb at albany.edu
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