The Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI) at the National University of Ireland in Galway is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Social Software. According to the post, “The successful candidate will co-lead a team of postdoctoral and postgraduate researchers focusing on topics such as the Social Web, the Semantic Web, Semantic Information Systems, Distributed Social Networks, Ontology design for the Social Web, the Internet of Things and the Social Web, Citizen Sensing, Linked Data and the Social Semantic Web. He/she is expected to act as thesis supervisor or co-supervisor for several PhD and Master students and to become the principal scientific investigator on a number of key DERI projects.”

It continues, “The successful candidate will be expected to compete successfully for national and international research funding and develop national and international collaborations with academia and industry, participate in standardisation and education activities as well as support the institute directorship with administrative and institute development tasks, especially in relation to areas such as Digital Humanities or Systems Biology.”

Learn more and apply here.

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