PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Post-doctoral Research FellowshipPosted: November 19, 2013
Company/Institution: Australian Centre for Visual Technologies, University of Adelaide
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Department: School of Computer Science

Project: Online Learning for Large Scale Structured Data in Complex Situations
Duration: 2 years (renewable)
Salary: University Level B (AU$86,756~ 89,887 depending on qualifications), plus benefits. Funding for relocation and conference travel is available.

The project is run by Dr Qinfeng (Javen) Shi.

We aim to develop theoretical and practical advances in Online Learning for large scale structured data in complex situations. Probabilistic Graphical Models will be a key component in the project.

We expect the project will lead to publications in machine learning and computer vision conferences and journals. There will also be opportunities for joint supervision of postgraduate and honours level students, collaboration with the Centre, and with visitors and with international partners.

Application Instructions:

The successful applicant must have:
  • a PhD in a relevant discipline
  • a background in machine learning or computer vision, preferably including Online Learning and Probabilistic Graphical Models
  • experience in C++, Python and/or Matlab
  • a good publication record commensurate with experience
  • fluency in written and spoken English
  • the ability to work individually and as a member of a broader team

    The closing date for applications is 18 December, 2013. Please ensure that applications, together with a full CV (including a publication list and statement of research expertise and interests) and the names of two referees, are received by 5pm Australian Central Standard Time (UTC+9.30).