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-===== Multiple Positions in Robot Learning at U. Innsbruck =====+<​html><​!--
  
-The research group in [[@/​|Intelligent and Interactive Systems]] has multiple openings ​at the doctoral and post-doctoral levels in the following general area of research:+===== Ph.D. Student Positions ​in Robot Learning ​at U. Innsbruck =====
  
-  * object grasping, manipulation ​and placement +The research group in [[@/​|Intelligent ​and Interactive Systems]] has multiple openings for Ph.D. students. These are university assistant positions that include minor teaching requirements. The research will be loosely aligned with ongoing [[:​research:​projects|research projects]] in the lab: 
-  * interactive programming by demonstration / kinesthetic teaching + 
-  * human-robot interaction and collaboration+  * open-ended and intrinsically-motivated robot learning 
 +  * goal-oriented exploratory learning
   * prediction of action effects   * prediction of action effects
 +  * interactive programming by demonstration / kinesthetic teaching
   * robot skill optimization   * robot skill optimization
-  * probabilistic modeling ​and machine learning+  * human-robot interaction ​and collaboration 
 +  * robot vision and closed-loop sensorimotor interaction
  
-The positions are part of multiple active and upcoming research projects funded by the EU (FP7, Horizon 2020) and the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), all with high-profile project consortia. 
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-Postdoctoral researchers are expected to assume active roles in project leadership and supervision of junior researchers. 
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-All candidates must have demonstrated excellence of scholarly work in relevant fields, and must be fluent in the English language. 
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-Salaries are internationally competitive and commensurate with qualification and experience. 
  
 ==== Your Profile ==== ==== Your Profile ====
  
-Applicants ​for a postdoctoral position ​must have earned, or be about to earn, a doctoral degree in a relevant area, possess a strong publication record commensurate with experience, and have demonstrated strengths in areas related to the above research topics.+Applicants must have
  
-Applicants for a doctoral studentship must have earned, or be about to earn, an M.Sc. degree or equivalent in relevant area, possess ​an excellent academic record, and have demonstrated prior achievements in some of the above areas.+  * earned, or be about to earn, an M.Sc. degree or equivalent in computer science or other relevant area, 
 +  * an excellent academic record, 
 +  * a strong background in machine learning as well as in robotics ​and/or computer vision, 
 +  * demonstrated prior achievements in some of the above areas
 +  * a strong mathematical background,​ 
 +  * substantial programming experience in C++ and other languages, and 
 +  * excellent written and oral communication skills in English. 
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 +Enthusiasm for leading-edge research, a team spirit and independent problem-solving skills are essential.
  
-All applicants must possess excellent written and oral communication skills in English, a strong mathematical background, and programming experience in C++ and other languages. ​ Enthusiasm for leading-edge research, a team spirit and independent 
-problem-solving skills are essential. 
  
 ==== The University of Innsbruck, Austria ==== ==== The University of Innsbruck, Austria ====
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 ==== How to Apply ==== ==== How to Apply ====
  
-Interested applicants should send a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae including URLs of English-language theses and dissertations,​ scanned transcripts and diplomas, and contact information of at least two references in PDF to [[Justus.Piater@uibk.ac.at]]. ​ In additionpost-doctoral applicants should include a list of publications and URLs of 2-3 selected publications.+Interested applicants should send a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae including URLs of English-language theses and dissertations,​ scanned transcripts and diplomas, and contact information of at least two references in PDF to [[Justus.Piater@uibk.ac.at]]. 
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 +Applications will be considered as they are receiveduntil all positions are filled. Starting dates are as soon as possible until March 2018.
  
-Applications will be considered as they are received, until all positions are filled. Starting dates are as soon as possible until March 2017.+--></​html>​
  
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