Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Positions in Machine Learning and Data Mining at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia 2012
About Scholarship: Two Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions are available in Machine Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering (MINE) Laboratory directed by Dr. Xiangliang Zhang in the Division of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering (CEMSE) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) located on Red Sea shore. Candidates with experience in one or more of the following research areas are invited to apply: machine learning, data mining, databases, and information retrieval and recommender systems.
Study Subjects: Machine Learning and Data Mining
Course Level: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Scholarship By: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Location: Saudi Arabia
Number of Awards: Two
Duration: 1 to 3 years
Eligibility: Candidates need to hold an earned Ph.D. (or be near completion) in computer science or in a related field with good programming skills in C/C++/Java/Matlab. Successful candidates are expected to be self-motivated and have a good publication record (at least have one paper accepted by premier conferences or journals like KDD, NIPS, ICML, IJCAI, AAAI, SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE, WWW, SIGIR, TKDE, TKDD, etc.) and good command of English. The position holders will perform interdisciplinary research, shape research directions, produce and disseminate results through publications, coordinate research projects and help to supervise Ph.D. and M.S students.
Scholarship Open for: The students of Saudi Arabia can apply.
Apply: By post
Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and the positions will remain open until filled.
Further Information: http://mine.kaust.edu.sa/Pages/JoinUs.aspx