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Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher in Computer VisionPosted: February 23, 2013
Company/Institution: Disney Research Pittsburgh
Location: Pittsburgh

Description: Disney Research Pittsburgh has a full-time Post-Doctoral Researcher position available in computer vision. The ideal candidate will have recently completed their PhD in Computer Science, or a related discipline, with publications in top-tier vision or machine learning conferences and journals in one or more of the following areas:
  • Object recognition, object detection, object tracking
  • Scene understanding
  • Feature selection
  • Machine learning
  • Deep learning
  • Big data
Disney Research labs provide a research foundation for the many business units within the Walt Disney Company. For example: Walt Disney Feature Animation, Walt Disney Imagineering, Parks & Resorts, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Disney Interactive Media Group, ESPN, and Pixar Animation Studios. Disney Research has sibling labs located in Pittsburgh, Zurich, Los Angeles and Boston.

Disney Research Pittsburgh is co-located with Carnegie Mellon University under the direction of Prof. Jessica Hodgins. Cast members are encouraged to interact with the established relevant research groups at Carnegie Mellon. As an active member of the research community, we support and require publication at top venues.

The Walt Disney Company is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from members of under-represented groups.

Application Instructions: Interested candidates should submit CVs to: For further information please contact Iain Matthews ( or Leonid Sigal ( Please use the email subject line: DRP-CV-PD-2013.