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Research Assistant / Associate
Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£28,982 - £35,609, Ref: 12423
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30th June 2017
Application closed on: Thursday 23 June 2016.
The Open University’s Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) has an opening for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate (depending on qualification). You will work on Rexplore – http://technologies.kmi.open.ac.uk/rexplore/, a system which leverages novel solutions in large-scale data mining, semantic technologies and visual analytics, to provide an innovative environment for exploring and making sense of scholarly data. You will be part of a high-profile research team, under the supervision of Professor Enrico Motta.
Specific tasks of the role are (a) Integration and management of Big Data in the academic domain; (b) Developing and testing the Rexplore technology as a service to be used by publishers and universities worldwide; and (c) Contributing to the creation of innovative algorithms for extracting information from research data and to forecast the research dynamics.
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