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Post-Doctoral Position in Data Science and Machine Learning


A post-doctoral fellowship in the areas of data science and machine learning is available at the Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD) Lab at the University of Ottawa.

The post-doctoral fellow, in collaboration with the industry partner, will conduct research of advanced analytics and machine learning algorithms for intelligent transportation, and in particular, for estimating passengers' origin-destination travel route using data analytics on real-time data collected from various sensors.

The position is for one year, starting in February 2018 or as soon as possible.

Required Professional Expertise

  • A recent PhD (received within the past 5 years) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Applied Statistics and Mathematics, or related fields
  • Excellent research capabilities and competitive development skills
  • Strong knowledge/expertise in machine learning and data analytics including data pre-processing, model building, and model evaluation
  • Experience with Python and/or R

Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV, list of publications, and contact information of two references to Dr. Bijan Raahemi at

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