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The Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) invites applications from excellent researchers in the field of Machine Learning for Natural Language …
The Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) invites applications from excellent researchers in the field of Machine Learning for Natural Language Processing for a tenured Assistant Professorship at the Faculty of Science.
We are looking for an excellent researcher with proven expertise in Machine Learning for Natural Language Processing to join our team. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise and experience in developing and applying deep neural networks and Bayesian inference to NLP tasks including machine translation, and syntactic and semantic parsing. Experience with and willingness to interact with research in information theory, cryptography, game theory, formal semantics, and/or cognitive science would be a plus.
You will be expected to fulfil the following tasks, taking into account the current general research: teaching 60:40 ratio applicable at the ILLC:
We expect you to have the following qualifications:
The vacancy is for a permanent Assistant professorship, with a two-year probation period. Based on a full-time appointment (38 hours per week), the gross monthly salary will range from €3,475 to €5,405, depending on your expertise and previous experience (scale 11 to 12). The salary will be augmented with an 8% holiday allowance and an 8.3% end-of-year bonus. The Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities (CAO) is applicable.
The starting date of the appointment should be preferably by autumn 2018.
For questions, you may contact the :
You may only submit your application by electronic mail to:
Please quote 'Assistant Professor ILLC, vacancy 18-185' in the subject line.
Please include the following material grouped in one single PDF attachment:
Applications must be received at the latest Sunday 29 April 2018.
We will ask shortlisted candidates for additional information, including a more extensive research statement and names, affiliations, and email addresses of three academic referees.