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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student positions in Knowledge Representation and Reasoning with Ontologies, Dayton OH (U.S.A.)

Contact: pascal.hitzler@wright.edu

The Knowledge Engineering Lab at the Kno.e.sis Center at Wright State University, Datyon, Ohio, U.S.A., has several positions available for prospective PhD students. The lab focuses on knowledge representation and reasoning with ontologies for the Semantic Web. Kno.e.sis, which is the Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing, is one of the leading places for Semantic Web research in the United States.

A Bachelor or Master degree is required, as well as very good English language skills. Applicants should either have excellent programming skills, or should have excellent background in theory and foundations, preferrably logic in computer science (or be able to acquire this quickly).

There is no application deadline - applications will be processed as they come in.

Applicants shall send a CV, including grades, to Pascal Hitzler, pascal.hitzler@wright.edu.

Kno.e.sis Center: http://www.knoesis.org/

Knowledge Engineering Lab: http://www.pascal-hitzler.de/knoelab.html

Homepage of Pascal Hitzler: http://www.pascal-hitzler.de/

Please address any questions regarding the positions to Pascal Hitzler, pascal.hitzler@wright.edu

Prof. Dr. Pascal Hitzler
Dept. of Computer Science, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
pascal@pascal-hitzler.de   http://www.knoesis.org/pascal/
Semantic Web Textbook: http://www.semantic-web-book.org
Semantic Web Journal: http://www.semantic-web-journal.net