ICN will offer up to two internships during the 2015 summer vacation. Interns must be UCL-registered students in their penultimate year of undergraduate study in a subject area relevant to cognitive neuroscience.
For more information about the application procedure, please contact Patrick Haggard (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The deadline for receipt of applications is 9am, 9th February 2015
Postdoc position in machine learning of attention
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-£40,313 per annum (pending experience).
Key Requirements 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 essential.
Please apply by CV and two named referees through the official UCL website :
Apply here (Job ref: 1450909)
Closing Date: February 4, 2015
Interview date: Interviews are scheduled to take place in February 2015.