Pre-doctoral position in Multimodal Interaction, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision and Human Language Technology

Pre-doctoral position in Multimodal Interaction, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision and Human Language Technology

Posted by Rebecca Martin on Mon, 10/05/2010 - 00:00

The Pattern Recognition and Human Language Technology (PRHLT) group of
the Instituto Tecnológico de Informática (Universidad Politécnica de
Valencia) has an opening for a pre-doctoral position in the fields of
Multimodal Interaction, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision and Human
Language Technology. This position is available for a period of 12
months, with possibility for extension for another 1 year.

REQUIREMENTS AND SKILLS
Candidates to the position offered must be EU nationals or have
residence and/or working permit in Spain. In addition they should
have:

* a high-quality degree in Computer Science, Telecom or Electrical
Engineering, Phisics, or Applied Mathematics,
* experience in at least one of the following research areas:
Multimodal Interaction, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, Human
Language Technology,
* strong motivation to conduct research,
* good communication skills in English.

Candidates with their own initiatives and/or research lines will be
highly considered.

SCHEDULE AND APPLICATION PROCEDURE

* Applications are expected from May 11th to May 17th, 2010
* Documentation:
o Application form
(http://www.upv.es/entidades/SRH/conypi/U0499199.pdf)
o Copy of the Identity Card
o Curriculum Vitae
o Certified copy of the Diploma
o Copy of the relevant information included in the CV
(publications, courses,...)
> o Short description of research interests within the MIPRCV areas
* Candidates should present their applications to the "Servicio de
Recursos Humanos - Sección del P.A.S.", specifying the position id
(C4021), at the "Registro General de la Universidad Politécnica de
Valencia", Camino de Vera s/n, CP 46071, Valencia (Spain)

For further details contact Dr. José Miguel Benedí (jbenedi at
dsic.upv.es) or see
http://www.upv.es/entidades/SRH/conypi/U0499198.pdf (in Spanish).
Application deadline: May 17th, 2010.