Open position for a lecturer (senior scientist) in GIScience at Department of Geography, University of Zurich

We have an open position for a lecturer position in Geographic 
Information Science at the Department of Geography at the University of

We’re looking for a motivated researcher with a proven ability to carry
out and publish independent research in a field relevant to our group’s
core research strengths. These include Geographic Information Retrieval
and the use of natural language, be it sourced from user generated
content, unstructured text or citizen science. We aim to develop
theoretically grounded, societally relevant approaches, which broaden
access to geographic information and allow decision making to better
account for diverse ways of understanding the world, with a particular
focus on the natural environment.

To find out more about the position go to this link:

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me.

Best wishes,

Ross Purves

Prof. Dr. Ross Purves
Department of Geography
University of Zurich