Cognitive Education and Interactions - Hiring

The Cognitive Education and Interactions Department at IBM Research – India is seeking applications for full-time Researcher positions. The mission of the group is to develop technologies for adaptive, interactive and blended learning, with a focus on deep personalization and ultimately placing students on successful career pathways. Researchers with expertise in some of the following areas, and interested in applying these skills towards developing innovative solution for Education are encouraged to apply:

  • Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Text Analytics, Multi-media Analytics
  • Big Data, Data mining, Statistical Analytics
  • Human Computer Interaction, Interface Design,Visualization
  • Models, Theories and Empirical Studies of Learning and Cognition
  • ICT and IoT for Education, Mobile Learning, Cloud
  • Collaboration and Recommendation Technologies, Social Learning, Crowdsourcing


The applicant should have a PhD/Doctoral degree in a relevant area from a reputed university and should have demonstrated capability for high quality research, as evidenced from publications in top scientific journals and conference proceedings. The candidate should also have the ability to formulate and solve abstract problems derived from real-world applications, possess strong systems development, programming and communication skills, and be able to collaborate effectively in a team.


Contact: Bikram Sengupta,