Idiap invites applications for a permanent Researcher or Senior Researcher position

The main focus of this search is for highly qualified candidates, with evidence of strong research, PhD student supervision, and project management capabilities.

We particularly encourage those candidates committed to novel theories and applications of machine learning and signal processing, and who could bring expertise in new application areas. Topics of 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.
Interested individuals should include a résumé with a list of publications, a concise (max 2 pages) statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and addresses, with e-mail, of at least three (five for senior positions) referees. Applications should be uploaded by 30th June 2013 to our Online Recruitment System (ORS) .