Vanderbilt University, Language and Educational Analytics Research (LEAR) Lab

Position ID:Vanderbilt University-Language and Educational Analytics Research (LEAR) Lab-NLP [#24488]
Position Title: Natural Language Processing
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Nashville, Tennessee 37212, United States
Subject Areas: Cognitive Science
Data Analytics
Computer Science / Natural Language Processing
Educational Psychology (more...)
Salary Range:60,000-70,000
Appl Deadline:2023/05/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/03/07, finished 2023/11/04, listed until 2023/09/07)
Position Description:   URMs  

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The Learning and Educational Analytics Research (LEAR) lab in the Department of Special Education in the Peabody College of Education and Human Development is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work in the National Science Foundation AI Institute for Adult Learning and Online Education (ALOE). The research associate will work with faculty, staff, and students at both Vanderbilt University and Georgia State University in Atlanta. The research associate will help in all aspects of the project and assist in developing natural language processing techniques and tools, data analytics, general educational research, and project evaluation. The research associate will contribute to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) enhanced research design, attend weekly project meetings, conduct data collection, analyze data, write scientific papers, and help train and mentor undergraduate and graduate students. The research associate will work as part of a diverse, supportive, and collaborative team that includes nationally recognized universities, corporate partners, and technical colleges.

Preferred Hiring Qualifications:

• Doctoral Degree in computer science, learning science, cognitive science, linguistics, or related field

• Experience with: Natural language processing, Large Language Models, Learning analytics, Educational data mining, Learning engineering

• Proficiency in: Python, R

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Vanderbilt University
230 Appleton Place Nashville, TN 37203-5721