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Title: Post-Doctoral ResearcherPosted: June 24, 2014
Company/Institution: Disney Research
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 and category recognition/detection
  • Scene understanding
  • Machine learning
  • Semantic recognition
  • Language and vision
  • Action recognition
  • Mid-level feature learning
  • Deep learning
  • Big visual 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 and is 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: Please use email subject line: DRP-CV-PD-2014. If you're interested in the position and want to discuss the opportunity in person at CVPR or for any further information, please contact Leonid Sigal (