Search Mailing List Archives

Limit search to: Subject & Body Subject Author
Sort by: Reverse Sort
Limit to: All This Week Last Week This Month Last Month
Select Date Range     through    

[go-friends] Opportunity for an bio ontologist

Vinay Chaudhri Vinay.Chaudhri at
Sun Apr 8 10:09:25 PDT 2012

The AI center at SRI International is looking for a highly creative 
knowledge engineer
to join a team of researchers building evaluation driven knowledge based 
We are seeking an individual with background in conceptual/ontological 
modeling with
biology as a specific area of application.


The primary responsibilities will include acquisition and representation 
of knowledge
for the domains of application. This involves working closely with a 
team of
domain experts, and supervising and coordinating their knowledge entry 
The responsibilities will also involve making contributions to technical 
designs, applications, implementations, documentation, and publications. 
We anticipate
applying these techniques to a introductory college level electronic 
textbook in
biology for answering questions.  The position requires excellent 
communication skills,
and willingness and ability to work in a team and to undertake a 
significant knowledge
engineering effort.


Thorough understanding of fundamental knowledge representation 
techniques and their
application to modeling biology knowledge such as regulation, evolution, 
science as
a process, etc. Experience in a large scale pragmatic knowledge 
engineering effort.
Exposure to implemented knowledge representation systems.  Experience 
with common lisp programming.

Education/Discipline Preferred:

Ph.D. computer science or equivalent with specialization in
knowledge representation, cognitive science, or ontological modeling

Title of Position:

Computer Scientist

To apply, visit the following link:

More information about the go-friends mailing list