On Friday April 25, 16-17hrs, there will be another instance of SEA: Search Engines Amsterdam. As usual, we will have an industrial and an academic speaker. This time, the industrial speaker is Erik van Oosten (Marktplaats.nl) while Ilya Markov (UvA) is the academic speaker. See http://ilps.science.uva.nl/sea for details.Continue reading
An official ad has now appeared for the vacancy for an assistant professor in information retrieval, that was “pre-announced” about two weeks ago. See http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies/item/14-154.html for the details.Continue reading
For two of the vacancies that were “pre-announced” two weeks ago, the official ads have been published. See http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies/item/14-146.html for the 18 month postdoc vacancy and http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies/item/14-147.html for the 32 month postdoc vacancy.Continue reading
We’ll soon have three openings for an assistant professor (48 months) and two postdocs (32 months and 18 months, respectively), all in information retrieval. Further information and the official announcement will follow in a few days.
On Friday March 28, at 16.00hrs, Marco Hollenberg (Sanoma/Kieskeurig) and Daan Odijk (UvA) will give talks in this month’s SEA: Search Engines Amsterdam series. Marco will talk about “Kieskeurig and SOLR relevancy”. Daan will talk about “Online Query Modeling: Generating Queries from Streams”. See http://ilps.science.uva.nl/sea for abstracts and further details.Continue reading
On Thursday 28 November, Marc Bron will defend his thesis “Exploration and Contextualization through Interaction and Concepts”. Promotor: Maarten de Rijke. Co-promotores: Krisztian Balog, Frank Nack. Location: Agnietenkapel, 14:00hrs.Continue reading