Information Science/Human Information Interaction
at ORAU Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 4/23/2019

Opportunity Description

Information Science and Human Information Interaction A fellowship opportunity is available with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Computational and Information Sciences Directorate (CISD). located in Adelphi, MD. ARL is seeking a postdoc with a background in computational recommendations, machine learning, statistical analysis. Research opportunities are available to develop methods to efficiently create algorithms and programs that enable efficient computational recommendations by capturing individual characteristics of users, detailed cognition of users including domain knowledge and situational awareness, user behavior, and decision outcomes. Research will ultimately allow development and deployment of intelligent Command and Control systems and platforms that incorporate user preferences and machine learning explanation. Research requires extensive experience in interactive visual systems, machine learning, and statistical analysis of data including data from user-studies.

Opportunity Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Adelphi, MD
  • Opportunity Type: Science
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/23/2019

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Grooming future leaders in science and technology requires enhancing the skills, knowledge and experience of workers early in their careers. To that end, ORAU (Oak Ridge Associated Universities) assists in connecting the best and most diverse students, recent graduates, faculty and professionals with world-class fellowships, internships and jobs, whether in national laboratories, research institutions, federal government offices or private sector R&D departments.

ORAU works with agencies such as the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Research Associateship Program (RAP) allow Postdoctoral Fellows, Journeyman Fellows (undergraduate and graduates students and recent graduates), Senior Researchers, and Summer Faculty engage in research initiatives of their own choice, that are compatible with the interests of the government and will potentially contribute to the general effort of the ARL. We work with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to place recent graduates in full-time and part-time jobs in the Office of Research and Development at EPA under the National Student Services Contract. ORAU also works with Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.

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