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Research Assistant

 Switzerland, International

Project

The current project involves the development of an automated classification algorithm for primate vocalisations for which we need support with computer programming.​

Profile

University of Neuchatel (Switzerland) is looking for ‘Scientific Collaborator’ with a strong background in programming and machine learning for a period of 6 months. We are interested in questions in animal cognition research, particularly primate vocal communication (www.unine.ch/compcog). The current project involves the development of an automated classification algorithm for primate vocalisations for which we need support with computer programming.

Duration

The salary is for a 100% position, according to the University’s pay scale.

Qualification

MSc or PhD degree in Engineering or Computer Science and if you are fluent in Python, Matlab and C.

To Apply

They will only consider applicants, who can demonstrate expertise in state-of-the-art machine learning. An additional knowledge in audio processing is a plus.

The application package includes a 1-page cover letter, your CV, a copy of your highest degree certificate, and the contact details of two referees.

Application deadline is 15 October 2017; start date: 01 January 2018 (or per agreement). Please send your application to christoph.dahl@unine.ch. Click here for more information.

Posted on 10 Oct 2017.

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