Lars Buitinck joins ILPS to work as a software engineer on the CLARIN-project “War in Parliament” led by Maarten Marx.Continue reading
Johan van Doornik joins ILPS as a postdoc on the NWO-sponsored Political Mashup project. He will work on data deduplication, linking newspaper articles to parliamentary activities, and analysis of networks of politicians.Continue reading
Daan Odijk joins ILPS as a software engineer to work on the WAHSP project on Historical Sentiment Mining in Public Media.Continue reading
The European Science Foundation has decided to fund the ELIAS (Evaluating Information Access Systems) Research Network Programme. Led by Maarten de Rijke and co-funded by 10+ national European science councils, ELIAS will define a new measurement paradigm for the evaluation of search engines based on so-called living laboratories.Continue reading
ILPS staff member Maarten Marx receives an NWO Free Competition grant for a four-year PhD student for the project ‘Data Exchange for Document Centric XML’ .Continue reading
We have a vacancy for a PostDoc to work on the Clarin funded project “War in Parliament”, done in cooperation with the NIOD (Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies). The aim of the project is to discover how the war is used in arguments in debates in the Dutch Parliament.
The ideal candidate has a strong background in computational linguistics, understands Dutch, and can work with large amounts of XML data. Scientific programmers without a PhD may also apply.
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