PhD scholarship on Responsible Processing of Natural Language Data at the University of Groningen

March 16, 2020

We are looking for talented students who wish to conduct innovative research at the intersection of Computer Security/Privacy and Natural Language Processing, on timely topics such as automating the identification of privacy breaching text fragments (identity, social security data, gender, etc.). The selected candidate will be supervised by Dr. Fatih Turkmen (Computer Science), Dr. Arianna Bisazza (Computational Linguistics) and Prof. Dr. Bart Verheij (Artificial Intelligence).

Requirements:
- MSc in Natural Language Processing, Computer Security/Privacy, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, or a related discipline;
- experience in natural language processing, privacy enhancing technologies, and/or machine learning;
- strong programming skills;
- ability to work independently, good communication skills, and a passion for research.

This call gives the selected candidates the opportunity to design their own PhD research project, which will take place at the Faculty of Science and Engineering of the University of Groningen (RUG) and will have a strong interdisciplinary character.

For more information and the application procedure, please visit this page:
https://www.rug.nl/education/phd-programmes/phd-scholarship-programme/phd-scholarships?details=00347-02S0007L9P
or make contact with one of the mentioned supervisors for further enquiries.

Deadline for application: 1 April 2020