[Infovis] Four PhD Positions in Visual Analytics, Middlesex University, London, UK (Deadline: 14 March 2014)
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Tue Mar 4 11:58:45 CET 2014
Four PhD Studentships in Visual Analytics for Criminal Intelligence Analysis are available in the Interaction Design Centre (http://idc.cs.mdx.ac.uk/), School of Science and Technology, at the Middlesex University, London (http://www.mdx.ac.uk/). Successful candidates will carry out their research with a team of international collaborators in context of an European Commission funded FP7 project.
No prior knowledge in criminal intelligence is required, but an excellent background in data visualisation, human-computer interaction, data analytics algorithm, or research ethics is essential.
Specific areas of research are:
* Visual Analytics for Geo-Spatial Temporal Re-Construction of Situations in Criminal Intelligence Analysis [details<http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Visual%20Analytics%20for%20Geo-Spatial.pdf>: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Visual Analytics for Geo-Spatial.pdf].
* Visual Analytics for Insight Generation in Criminal Intelligence Analysis [details<http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Visual%20Analytics%20for%20Insight%20Generation.pdf>: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Visual Analytics for Insight Generation.pdf].
* Interactive Feature Selection and Projection of High-Dimensional Data for Criminal Intelligence Analysis [details<http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Interactive%20Feature%20Selection.pdf>: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Interactive Feature Selection.pdf].
* Ethically Informed Design for Addressing Legal and Privacy Issues in Criminal Intelligence Analysis [details<http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Ethically%20Informed%20Design.pdf>: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/Assets/Ethically Informed Design.pdf].
The deadline is 14 March 2014, and the application form is available here: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/research/applications/fees/bursaries/
INFORMAL INQUIRIES: Professor B.L. William Wong, w.wong at mdx.ac.uk
The details are available on the Middlesex University website: http://www.mdx.ac.uk/research/applications/fees/bursaries/comp-sci.aspx
OTHER Computer Science PhD studentships: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/employer/middlesex-university
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