SOON: Supporting the Evaluation of Researchers’ Profiles

  • Antonia Azzini
  • Andrea Galimberti
  • Stefania MarraraEmail author
  • Eva Ratti
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 877)


Find Your Doctor (FYD) is the first Job-placement agency in Italy dedicated to PhDs who are leaving the Academia to continue their professional path in companies and organizations. The mission of FYD is to outline the value of the research background as an asset for the development of companies and society as a whole. For this reason we started a research project aimed at building SOON, Skills Out Of Narrative, a HR supporting tool able to extract from the text provided by a person telling his/her experience a set of well defined skills, both soft and hard, creating a profile. The final aim of the project is to produce a list of candidates ranked on the basis of the degree of similarity of their profile w.r.t. the profile required for a certain job position or activity. This paper describes the full architecture of SOON and the idea at the basis of the FYD mission.


Soft skills Text extraction Knowledge management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonia Azzini
    • 1
  • Andrea Galimberti
    • 2
  • Stefania Marrara
    • 1
    Email author
  • Eva Ratti
    • 1
  1. 1.Consortium for Technology Transfer C2TCarate BrianzaItaly
  2. 2.University of Milano BicoccaMilanItaly

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