[PostDoc] Opening of a Postdoc position in Machine Learning and Robotics

A 3-year post-doctoral position will be opened on machine learning and robotics within the Imagine team, LIRIS lab at École Centrale de Lyon.

The deadline for the application submission is set to September 1st, 2016 for a preferred start date in October 1st,  2016.

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We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow in the field of machine learning and robotics. Curiosity, open-mind, creativity, persistence, and collaborative-work ability are the key personal skills we target. A Ph.D. in applied mathematics, computer science or robotics is required, with demonstrated experience and a high quality publication record on one or several of the following topics:

  • Learning by imitation, learning by observation, deep reinforcement learning
  • Self-supervised continuous visual grasping, visual servoing
  • Incremental learning, online learning, active learning
  • Continuous training for robots, evolutionary robotics

The successful candidate should have advanced programming skills (Python, C/C++, Matlab) with experience. A solid background in mathematics is required (with optional knowledge in computer vision). While fluency in French is not required, fluency in English is mandatory. Both beginning and more senior postdoctoral candidates are encouraged to apply.

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