|Title: Postdoc "Machine Learning of Attention"||Posted: January 19, 2015|
|Location: United Kingdom|
|Department: Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience|
Description: Postdoc position in Machine Learning of Attention at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience,
University College London, UK
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate position (i.e. a postdoc) in UCL,
Attention and Cognitive Control laboratory, at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience (ICN) for a
collaborative project with UCL Centre for Computational Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML,
comprised of Computer Science, Statistical Science and the Gatsby Unit).
The project is funded by Toyota R&D advanced technology department and aims to develop interactive
computer vision technology that leverages machine learning to track changes to attention and visual
detection under different levels of perceptual load in natural dynamic scenes. The supervisory team
includes Prof Nilli Lavie at the ICN and Dr Gabriel Brostow at the CSML. We seek a candidate with a
track record of expertise in machine learning and computer vision.
This appointment is for 2 years, and available to start immediately. The Salary is 33,353-35,196 GBP
per annum (pending experience).
Applicants should hold or expect shortly to hold a PhD in a relevant discipline and have strong
computational modeling skills. Candidates should also have previous experience in Computer Vision and
Machine Learning. Publications in relevant leading peer reviewed conferences and/or journals are
Application Instructions: Further Details
Please apply by CV and two named referees by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (a full job description and
more details on the project would be available upon application or expression of interest).
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Interviews are scheduled to take place in February 2015.