Lancaster University

We seek a one-year Senior Research Associate (EPSRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) Fellow) to work in Lancaster Environment Centre and drive knowledge transfer to Ordnance Survey (the British National Mapping Agency). 

02/05/2022
Full time
Lancaster University Lancaster, UK
Job details Salary £35,326 - £40,927 a year Job type Full-time Full Job Description The Department of History and the Digital Humanities Centre at Lancaster University are seeking to appoint a Research Associate in Artificial Intelligence and Digital Humanities with a focus on Machine Learning for historical documents. We are looking for a talented research engineer, data scientist, or computer scientist to join our AHRC-NEH funded ‘Unlocking the Colonial Archive: Harnessing AI for Indigenous and Spanish American Collections’project (https://unlockingarchives.com/). We are researching and developing computational methods for identifying, extracting, and analysing historical information of the future. You will join an international interdisciplinary team of scholars creating direct pathways of impact on the ways historical research is done. You will work with Prof Patricia Murrieta-Flores, Dr Javier Pereda (LJMU), ML industry partners, and...