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University Lectureship in Computer Vision and Robotics


Applications are invited for a University Lectureship in Computer Vision and Robotics. The successful candidate will join the Machine Intelligence Laboratory to add to its expertise in Computer Vision, Robotics, Medical Imaging, and Speech and Language Processing. We encourage applicants who will strengthen our current research activities in machine learning, object recognition and detection, segmentation, tracking, reinforcement learning, robot navigation, manipulation, human-robot interaction, and all aspects of machine intelligence and perception and interaction. The ideal candidate will work in both Computer Vision and Robotics, but candidates who specialise in either field are also encouraged to apply.

In exceptional circumstances, it may be possible to offer a supplement to the salary range stated for this role of up to 11%/£5500 for a five year period. Any such supplement would be awarded on the basis of a demonstrable history of exceptional achievement and is entirely at the discretion of the University.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

In addition to this, please ensure that you upload the application documentation as follows:

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • A full publications list, highlighting up to 5 publications you regard as most significant
  • Statement of professional, teaching and research experience and describe your future research plans (no more than two pages)

If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 15 November 2017. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the HR Office (hr-office@eng.cam.ac.uk, +44 (0) 1223 332615).

The interviewing panel will meet soon after the closing date in order to produce a short-list; references may be solicited. Short-listed candidates will be invited to visit the Department, give a short seminar/lecture and attend a formal interview. This process will take place during mid January 2018.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Roberto Cipolla (cipolla@eng.cam.ac.uk)

Please quote reference NM12143 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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