A position at IDSIA, the artificial intelligence institute of southern Switzerland, is open for applications. Job description --------------- The position is for a person who will work to increase and consolidate the level of competitive funds for applied projects in the area of data mining and operations research, and help develop and coordinate these projects. In about one half of the working time, the person will explore opportunities for funding at national and international level. At the national level, the focus will be on funding agencies such as the Swiss Innovation Promotion Agency, but also on establishing contacts with companies in Ticino Canton and the rest of Switzerland, for direct funding. At the international level, the focus will be mostly on funding from European Unionís framework programs and on funding opportunities in northern Italy. In the remaining half of the working time, the person will take an active part in the development of applied projects, as a researcher, and in their coordination. The position is for 2 years, with possibility of prolongation. Some requirements ----------------- - Ph.D. degree (computer science, or engineering or maths or statistics or related fields). - Very good knowledge of (spoken and written) Italian. For more information, and instructions for application, please visit: http://www.idsia.ch/Files/jobs/gsr.pdf You may leave the list at any time by sending the command SIGNOFF allstat to [log in to unmask], leaving the subject line blank.