Funding opportunities for a post-doc at the ISTC-CNR Laboratory for Applied Ontology, Trento

FYI, by Nicola Guarino:

The Autonomous Province of Trento, with the financial support of the European Commission in the framework of the Marie Curie action COFUND, is funding 2-3 years post-doc grants in various research areas, including information technologies, to be spent in research institutions located in Trentino, Italy.

Within this framework, the ISTC-CNR Laboratory for Applied Ontology (, a local section of the CNR Institute for Cognitive Science and Technologies (, will be happy to host researchers presenting ambitious, high-quality projects related (but not limited to) the interdisciplinary research topics described at, including:

– ontological foundations of knowledge representation, knowledge engineering, and conceptual modelling
– ontology and formal semantics of natural language
– relationships between ontology, language, and cognition
– ontology driven information integration
– ontology of organizations, law, and social reality
– ontology of business services and e-government
– ontology of industrial artifacts and engineering design

The call is available at

Deadline for applications: July 13th, 2010.

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