Senior Research Fellow
Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£50,618 - £56,950 (Grade AC4), Ref: 14558
Based in Milton Keynes
Application closing date: Monday 30 April 2018.
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The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is one of the top research centres in the world in the area of knowledge and media technologies, and we offer a creative and flexible working environment. KMi is a major partner in the UK's Institute of Coding (IoC). We lead the IoC's first theme on University Learning, which aims to influence computer science teaching in universities nationally. The style, impact and content of our work are described in detail at http://kmi.open.ac.uk/
Your goal is to strengthen KMi's international research reputation and in particular pursue a robust and innovative research agenda in one or more of these strategic research areas:
- Data Science (Machine Learning, Linked Data Analytics, Big Data, Data Visualization, Blockchain Technologies);
- Internet of Things (Smart Objects, Wearable Computing, Ambient Intelligence, Sensor Networks, Smart Cities);
- New Media Technologies (New Media for Collaboration and Learning, Interfaces, Augmented Reality, Novel Interaction Techniques).
You are also expected to have an excellent international standing as evidenced by substantial publications, a proven ability to acquire and carry out research projects, and demonstrable experience of leading and developing research groups.
For further information about this position, please use the link below to download the Job Related Information for Ref.14558
For more information about the position, please contact Prof John Domingue
To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV
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