Position Summary: The Postdoctoral Fellow in Computer Science will play key roles in research and education activities related to semantic web, knowledge engineering, data wrangling, big data analytics, and reproducible workflows. The postdoc will work together with Prof. Xiaogang Ma, and is expected to develop and maintains expertise and skills through self-direction and as part of a research team. More information about Prof. Xiaogang Ma's lab can be found at: https://webpages.uidaho.edu/max/idea-lab.html. The postdoc will also collaborate with researchers at the Northwest Knowledge Network: https://www.northwestknowledge.net.
Minimum Qualifications: A recent Ph.D. or foreign equivalent in computer science, Geoinformatics, GIS, or a closely related field.
Preferred Qualifications: Research experience in the areas of semantic web, knowledge engineering, and reproducible workflows (e.g. Jupyter and R Markdown) is desirable.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: The position is located at the Moscow, ID campus of the University of Idaho.
Posting Number: SP002602P
Posting Date: 10/14/2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: First consideration will be given to applications received by November 1, 2020.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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