PHD Opportunities

LEYA Laboratory for Natural Language Processing co-founded by Yandex and Higher School of Economincs in St. Petersburg, Russia is looking for a PhD student and a PostDoc. We are looking for researchers with a strong commitment to data-driven empirical research and/or machine learning, who want to work in a close collaboration with the biggest European IT company, and spend the next several years in a vibrant city of St. Petersburg.

Please submit the following information by email to

— CV
— list of publications
— transcript of Master certificate
— research statement addressing possible research interests
— names and contact data of two or more referees willing to write a letter of recommendation