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Title: Reader in Machine Learning & Computer VisionPosted: December 14, 2015
Company/Institution: University of Surrey
Location: UK
Department: Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing

Description: The University offers a unique opportunity for an outstanding research leader to join the Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP). The successful candidate is expected to build a research project portfolio to complement existing CVSSP strengths. The centre seeks to appoint an individual with an excellent research track-record and international profile to lead future growth of research activities in one or more of the following areas: • Machine Learning & Pattern Recognition • Computer Vision • Robot Vision • Big Visual Data Understanding • Machine Intelligence We now seek a strong research leader who can develop the existing activities of CVSSP and exploit the synergetic possibilities that exist within the centre, across the University and regionally with UK industry. You will possess proven management and leadership qualities, demonstrating achievements in scholarship and research at a national and international level, and will have substantial experience of teaching within HE. CVSSP is one of the primary centres for computer vision & audio-visual signal processing in Europe with over 120 researchers, a grant portfolio of £18M and a track-record of pioneering research leading to technology transfer in collaboration with UK industry. CVSSP forms part of the Department of Electronic Engineering, recognised as a top department for both Teaching and Research: surrey.ac.uk/cvssp Further information: jobs.surrey.ac.uk/080815

Application Instructions: Closing date for applications: 31st January 2016 For an informal discussion, please contact Professor Adrian Hilton, Director of CVSSP (a.hilton@surrey.ac.uk). Further details of CVSSP: surrey.ac.uk/cvssp Interested? Then contact Ms Natalie Downey, University of Surrey, Guildford GU27XH, email n.downey@surrey.ac.uk for an application pack, or download this information from, surrey.ac.uk/jobs quoting job reference 080815.