The SPIRALS teams in Inria Lille (France) has funding for a PhD position (3 years) starting in October 2020 or earlier. The thesis will be supervised by Pierre Bourhis (Inria Lille) and Antoine Amarilli (Télécom Paris, Palaiseau, France). The PhD will preferrably be preceded by a Master's internship of 4-6 months.
We are looking for a highly motivated student with a theoretical background in databases, logics, or knowledge representation and AI, who is interested in such a position. The PhD position focuses on ontology-mediated query answering, which is a field of database theory which is close to logics, data management and artificial intelligence: please see the full description available at the link below for details.