[Infovis] Doctoral research assistant position in geovisual analytics
halldor.janetzko at geo.uzh.ch
Mon Mar 12 09:20:42 CET 2018
The Geographic Information Visualization and Analysis group at the University of Zurich invites applications for a doctoral research assistant position in Geographic Information Science/Geovisualization to work on a research project related to geovisual analytics. The highly motivated, successful applicant is asked to suggest, develop, and answer a timely and relevant research question related to spatio-temporal knowledge discovery and knowledge construction using geovisual analytics displays. A research focus in (text or multimedia) spatialization is also welcomed.
The successful candidate will be hired on a 1-year contract (starting May 1st, 2018 or soon thereafter), which will be extended to the nominal 4-year PhD period after positive evaluation.
For more background information about this position, please visit us on the Web at http://www.geo.uzh.ch/giva. For informal thematic inquiries about this position please contact Dr. Halldór Janetzko (Groupleader), Email: halldor.janetzko at geo.uzh.ch (subject: PhD GeoVA), or by phone: +41-44-635-5152.
Applications must include a motivation letter with sample research questions, a CV, transcripts, and the contact information of two referees. Apply digitally to: Human Resources, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr. 190, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland, Email: secretary.giva at geo.uzh.ch (subject: GeoVA PhD), phone: +41-44-635-5151. Review of applications will begin April 1st 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.
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