[Elsnet-list] PhD position in automatic speech recognition

Magimai Doss Mathew mathew at idiap.ch
Fri Apr 24 13:30:00 CEST 2009

Position: Research Assistant (PhD student)

Research Area: Automatic Speech Recognition, Speech Processing, Machine

Location: Idiap Research Institute, Martigny, Switzerland

Start date: Openings immediate


Qualifications Required:

Candidates should have an excellent background, and hold a master
degree, in engineering, physics, computer science, or applied
mathematics, and have interests or experience in speech processing.

She or he should also have strong background in statistics, linear
algebra, signal processing, C/C++ programming, Perl and/or Python
scripting languages, and Linux environment.

A prior knowledge of/experience with hidden Markov models, artificial
neural networks, or acoustic phonetics would be a distinct advantage.


PhD Topic and Application submission:

A short description about the PhD topic can be found at


Applications should be submitted "ONLINE" at the above provided link.


A successful candidate will become a doctoral student at Ecole
Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland.

More information about Idiap Research Institute and EPFL can be found at




Informal enquiries will be welcomed by Dr. Mathew Magimai Doss,

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