Job Vacancies

KMi currently employs 77 people, a mix of researchers, technologists, designers and administrative staff. We are in a phase of rapid expansion, and as a result job opportunities arise frequently.

This page lists our current and recent job vacancies.

Research Asst / Assoc - Text and Data Mining | Ref: 14062
Closing date: Thursday 30 November 2017

Senior Research Fellow x 2 | Ref: 14057
Closing date: Thursday 30 November 2017

Alternatively click here to view a list of our recent past vacancies.


Senior Research Fellow x 2

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
50,618 - 56,950 (Grade AC4), Ref: 14057
Based in Milton Keynes
Permanent Position

Application closing date: Thursday 30 November 2017.

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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. 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:14057

Contact

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

Download Application for Employment Form (short version) | Word Download the Application for Employment Form (Short Version)

Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version) Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version)

Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 14057.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 14057

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


Research Asst / Assoc - Text and Data Mining

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
29,799 - 38,833 (Grades AC1 /AC2), Ref: 14062
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31 December 2018

Application closing date: Thursday 30 November 2017.

WE ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM CITIZENS GLOBALLY

The team at the OU runs the world's largest aggregator of open access research papers called CORE. CORE provides free access to the full-texts of 8 million+ Open Access research papers as well as a number of intelligent information services for researchers and organisations. These include services enabling and relying on text & data mining, recommender systems, content management services for libraries & repositories. We are also in the process of developing analytical services to support business intelligence for research.

We are currently looking for a new member of our team with computer science background and experience in Text and Data mining to contribute to our research & development effort.

The appointment will be made on AC1 or AC2 grade depending on the experience of the candidate.


For further information about this position, please use the link below to download the Job Related Information for Ref:14062

Contact

For more information about the position, please contact Dr Petr Knoth

To apply, please fill the application form below and also include a Covering Letter (a maximum of 2,500 words) and CV

Download Application for Employment Form (short version) | Word Download the Application for Employment Form (Short Version)

Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version) Download the Application for Employment (Accessible/Short Version)

Then email it to kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the job reference number 14062.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 14062

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email kmi-recruitment@open.ac.uk

Further details on The Open University's employment conditions can be found at: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/benefits.asp


Requests for hard-copy documents/forms, job related information, and application submissions can be directed to KMi Recruitment Coordinator at the Knowledge Media Institute, Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK, Tel. +44 (0)1908 654774, Fax +44 (0)1908 653169.

Please let us know if you need your copy of the job related information in large print, on computer disk, or on audio cassette tape. Hearing impaired persons may make enquiries on Milton Keynes +44 (0) 1908 654901 (Minicom answerphone). Equal Opportunity is University Policy.

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Jobs

Research Asst / Assoc - Text and Data Mining

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
29,799 - 38,833 (Grades AC1 /AC2)
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31 December 2018

WE ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM CITIZENS GLOBALLY The team at the OU runs the world's largest aggregator of open access research papers called CORE. CORE provides free access to the full-texts of 8...

Senior Research Fellow x 2

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
50,618 - 56,950 (Grade AC4)
Based in Milton Keynes
Permanent Position

WE ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM CITIZENS GLOBALLY 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...

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Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

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