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PhD position (100%) at HEC Lausanne
in the Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CDQ)
Discovery, integration and use of external data in business environments
that supports businesses in discovery, integration and use of external data . The PhD candidate will be employed at HEC Lausanne and work in the Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CC CDQ – cc-cdq.ch). CC CDQ is an industry-funded research program that is developing solutions that advance data management in digital and data-driven enterprises. CC CDQ is being conducted between the Universities of Lausanne and St. Gallen and 20 renowned European companies (ABB, Bosch, Nestlé, SBB, Siemens etc.).
Master’s degree in Information Management, Information Systems, Computer Science or related field
Strong interest in one or more of the following topics: data catalogs, reference data, data marketplaces, data-as-a-service, analytics, semantic Web and ontologies
Professional experience (e.g. as consultant) and/or relevant internships
Excellent analytical and communication skills
Good writing skills and fluency in English; German and/or French are a plus
Employment rate is 100% with a competitive salary and maximum contract duration is five years. Starting date is negotiable between May and September 2018.
The PhD candidate is expected to enrol in the doctoral school in information systems at HEC Lausanne and will be supervised by Prof. Christine Legner.
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For any inquiry about the PhD positions, please contact Prof. Christine Legner: firstname.lastname@example.org or +41 21 692 3432.
Applicants should submit their Curriculum Vitae, their university transcripts (bachelor and master level) and an electronic version of a recent industry, consulting or research project (e.g. master thesis, scientific publication, presentation) by e-mail.
Curriculum Vitae, university transcripts (bachelor and master level) and an electronic version of a recent industry, consulting or research project (e.g. master thesis, scientific publication, presentation)