Open Positions


University: Télécom Paris
Location: Palaiseau (southern Paris), France
Team: DIG (Data, Intelligence, Graphs)
Starting: September 2020

Télécom Paris offers a full-time academic position as Maître de Conférences in the area of Artificial Intelligence, and in particular on techniques making results or decisions of AI explainable. The candidate will join the DIG team.

The candidate is expected to have strong skills in at least one of the following fields:
* Techniques of AI (analytical or symbolic)
* Knowledge bases
* Logic
* Natural language processing
* Graph mining and algorithms
* Cognitive sciences

Non-French speaking candidates are welcome, provided they commit to learn French in the long run.

The deadline for application is April 10, 2020 at 11:59 pm CET.

Please see this Web site for more details and application.


University: INRIA Lille & Télécom Paris
Location: INRIA Lille (Villeneuve-d’Ascq)
Team:  SPIRALS (INRIA Lille) and DIG (Télécom Paris)
Starting: October 2020 or earlier (can be preceded by an internship)

We are inviting applications for a PhD position (3 years) starting in October 2020 or earlier. The topic focuses on the theory of data management, specifically on ontology-mediated query answering (OMQA). The PhD will be supervised by Pierre Bourhis (SPIRALS, INRIA Lille) and co-supervised by Antoine Amarilli (DIG, Télécom Paris). The PhD will preferrably be preceded by a Master’s internship of 4-6 months. We are looking for a highly motivated student with a theoretical background in databases, logics, or knowledge representation and AI.

For more information, please see the thesis topic.


University: Télécom Paris
Location: Palaiseau (southern Paris), France
Team: DIG (Data, Intelligence, Graphs)
Starting: At any time before or around September 2020

We are inviting applications for 7 PhD, postdoc, and engineer positions in the frame of our NoRDF project, to work on Knowledge Representation, Information Extraction, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Bases, and Automated Reasoning. The PhD positions can be preceded by a 3-6 month internship. See here how to apply.