Doctoral/student position in Machine Learning

A doctoral/student position is available to join the project team at the Institute of Computer Science of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

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The contract is up to a 0.5 FTE (i.e. 20h/week) from June 1, 2019 (starting date is negotiable) until May 2020. The successful candidate is a (preferably PhD) student of Computer Science or Statistics and should have student status for the whole period of the contract. The gross monthly salary is 12 500 CZK.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to conduct research for the research project “Analytical Foundations of Neurocomputing” (19-05704S), funded by the Czech Science Foundation. It will be oriented to algorithms for robust fitting of neural networks (including convolutional neural networks), their implementation as open-source software packages, and numerical experiments.

Skills:

The candidates are required to have adequate knowledge of neural networks, algorithms and software for their training (Python, Matlab, Keras), and programming. Knowledge of English is necessary.

To apply, please send a cover letter, your CV (incl. a list of publications), and a proof of education to ics@cs.cas.cz. Contact person: RNDr. Jan Kalina, Ph.D. (kalina@cs.cas.cz).

The closing date is May 20, 2019.