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The L3S Research Center announces at its location Kassel an open
position for a

Research Assistant (salary scale TV-H L13, 100%)

in the nationally funded research project «REGIO'» under the supervision
of Prof. Dr. Gerd Stumme. The group's emphasis is on researching and
developing methods and algorithms at the confluence of Data Science and
Artificial Intelligence. The research assistant is expected to research
on methods and algorithms for structural analyses of complex (social)
networks and knowledge graphs for identifying locally outreaching

We welcome talented and highly motivated candidates with a
mathematically oriented working style who are interested in
interdisciplinary cooperations. We expect good knowledge in discrete
structures as well as good programming skills in one major programming
language. Furthermore, a high social competency and a very good command
of the English language are expected.

Applicants to the position must hold a higher-than-average Master's
degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or a
related field.

We offer a team-oriented research environment, the opportunity to gain
teaching experience and to publish your research results on an
international level. Pursuing a PhD is possible and desired.

The positions are (at first) limited to 3 years.

L3S is an equal opportunity employer. A significant increase in the
proportion of women in research and teaching is being sought. Qualified
women are therefore expressly invited to apply. In case of equal
qualification, persons with disabilities who are severely handicapped
will be given preferential consideration.

Please send your complete application (including all necessary documents
and a letter of intent) to [log in to unmask]

Applications are accepted as of now until 2018-08-01.

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