[Elsnet-list] Open Senior Researcher position @ Idiap Research Institute (Switzerland)
Idiap Research Institute
pmgr at idiap.ch
Tue Jun 3 11:41:06 CEST 2014
*Permanent Senior Researcher position @ Idiap Research Institute,
To register and/or more information at
Idiap invites applications for a permanent Senior Researcher position.
The main focus of this search is for highly qualified candidates, with
evidence of strong research, PhD student supervision, and project
We particularly encourage those candidates committed to novel theories
and applications of machine learning and signal processing, while
contributing to the diversification of Idiap's activities and bringing
expertise in new application areas. Topics of particular interest
include (but are not limited to) environmental monitoring and risk
management, health, biotechnologies, energy management, and smart cities.
The successful candidate is expected to initiate independent, creative
research programs at the Idiap Research Institute, possibly in
collaboration with EPFL. As part of our affiliation with EPFL, duties
could also include the participation in undergraduate and graduate
teaching in Lausanne. Given the links between Idiap and EPFL, academic
careers can also be considered for exceptional candidates.
Internationally competitive salaries and benefits are offered.
*About Idiap: *
Idiap is an independent, non-profit research institute recognized and
supported by the Swiss Government, and affiliated with the Ecole
Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL). It is located in the town of
Martigny in Valais, a scenic region in the south of Switzerland,
surrounded by the highest mountains of Europe, and offering exciting
recreational activities, including hiking, climbing and skiing, as well
as varied cultural activities. It is within close proximity to Geneva
and Lausanne. Although Idiap is located in the French part of
Switzerland, English is the working language. Free French lessons are
Idiap offers competitive salaries and conditions at all levels in a
young, dynamic, and multicultural environment. Idiap is an equal
opportunity employer and is actively involved in the "Advancement of
Women in Science" European initiative. The Institute seeks to maintain a
principle of open competition (on the basis of merit) to appoint the
best candidate, provides equal opportunity for all candidates, and
equally encourage both genders to apply.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Elsnet-list