Our lab is looking for a passionate full-time researcher with experience in Data Science and Machine Learning applied to geospatial data. If you are a computer scientist, a physicist, or an engineer, you have a PhD, and you are interested in working with High-Frequency Location Based data and GPS tracks, and to devise new scientific geospatial applications and research, this position could be for you. As an Assistant Researcher at Sony CSL, you will collaborate to team projects as well as develop your own research.
You would be joining a group based in Paris, contributing also to a new project embedded in the vibrant Rome research community which includes some of the top Italian universities and research Institutions.
If you want to apply, please send your CV and a brief research statement at email@example.com
The position will remain open until the ideal candidate is found.
Sony is committed to creating a diverse environment. Applicants will receive consideration for employment based on qualification only, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age.
More information about Sony CSL Paris can be found here. More information about Sony CSL Paris geospatial applications can be found here.
Seniority Level: Medium-High
Kind of Employment: Full-time, temporary-to-permanent
We are looking for an enthusiast, early-career post-doctoral researcher to join the Misinformation and Social Dialogue project at Sony Computer Science Lab (Sony CSL).Our primary research focus is studying the preconditions for the proliferation and spreading of misinformation and the conception of possible countermeasures.
The successful candidate will be joining a new project based in Rome, embedded in the vibrant research community of the city which includes top Italian universities and research institutions, and managed by Sony CSL Paris..
Sony Computer Science Laboratories Paris is a Sony research centre focused on bridging pure research with applications in science and engineering, active in several areas of Computer Science (Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing) and Complex Systems (Misinformation, Urban Studies, Information Dynamics).
The News ecosystem is the core of our democracies, and misinformation represents a serious “vulnus” to them. While the effects on social dialogue and opinion polarisation are dramatically exploding, the determinants underlying the extraordinary success of misinformation are poorly understood. A deeper comprehension is essential to conceive policies for governments, authorities and the news ecosystem actors to minimise misinformation and improve the social dialogue. The research activities will:
The successful candidate will ideally focus on one or more of these activities.
The position will be a postdoctoral research contract of one year renewable for another year, starting in September 2021.
Sony is committed to creating a diverse environment. Applications will receive consideration for employment based on qualification only, regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age.
Kind of Employment: Full-time
If you want to apply, please send your CV and a brief research statement at firstname.lastname@example.org