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Senior Research Fellow – Data Science

Unit: 
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Salary: 
£49,772 to £55,998
Location: 
Please quote reference: 
13579
Closing Date: 
12 June, 2017 - 17:00

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is one of the top research centres in the world in the area of knowledge and media technologies, and we offer a creative and flexible working environment. The style, impact and content of our work are described in detail at http://kmi.open.ac.uk/

Your goal is to strengthen KMi’s international research reputation and in particular pursue a robust and innovative research agenda in one or more of these strategic research areas:

  • Data Science (Machine Learning, Linked Data Analytics, Big Data, Data Visualization, Blockchain Technologies);
  • Internet of Things (Smart Objects, Wearable Computing, Ambient Intelligence, Sensor Networks, Smart Cities);
  • New Media Technologies (New Media for Collaboration and Learning, Interfaces, Augmented Reality, Novel Interaction Techniques).

You are also expected to have an excellent international standing as evidenced by substantial publications, a proven ability to acquire and carry out research projects, and demonstrable experience of leading and developing research groups.

Interview date: to be advised

An application form and job related information are available from the links located below.  Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator on 01908 654774 or by email (on the link above), quoting the reference number

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community

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