We’re looking for candidates for a fully funded PhD student position in the area of reinforcement learning for information retrieval. The deadline is May 31, 2013. Further details plus details on how to apply are available at http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies/content/2013/05/13-154.htmlContinue reading
ECIR 2014 will be held in Amsterdam, April 13-17, 2014. The first call for papers is available now at http://ecir2014.org/CfP1.txtContinue reading
ILPS PhD student Aleksandr Chuklin won the Best Student Paper Award at the 35th European Conference on Information Retrieval for a paper entitled “Using Intent Information to Model User Behavior in Diversified Search” (joint work with Pavel Serdyukov and Maarten de Rijke). The paper is available at http://bit.ly/134A7Q6Continue reading
Applications are invited for four fully-funded 4-year PhD positions and one fully-funded 3-year post-doc position in the area of Statistical Machine Translation. The positions are funded through an advanced research fellowship (Vidi scheme) by the Dutch Science Foundation (NWO) and a governmental research grant. Please find further details (including the application procedure) for the PhD positions at:Continue reading
On November 9, the Ad de Jonge Centrum voor Inlichtingen- en Veiligheidsstudies will be opened. See http://civs.uva.nl and http://iis.uva.nl/nieuws-en-agenda/nieuws/content/2012/06/feestelijke-opening-ad-de-jonge-centrum.htmlContinue reading
The Informatics Institute at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for a fully funded position for a PhD student in the area of reinforcement learning for information retrieval. The position is within the Intelligent Systems Lab Amsterdam and will be supervised by Shimon Whiteson and Maarten de Rijke.
Application closing date: 30 April 2012
Starting date: 15 July 2012 (later starting date is possible).
Duration: 4 years.