Georgia State University, Computer Science

1671 26359
Position ID:GSU-CS-2023DOD [#26359, GSU-DoD-AI-Robotics]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow (AI & Robotics)
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30302, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Edge Computing, Computer Graphics, Security and Trustworthy AI
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2023/10/23)
Position Description:    

DoD Center of Excellence in Advanced Computing and Software
Georgia State University
Multiple Postdoctoral Research Fellows
AI, Robotics, Edge Computing, Computer Graphics, Security and Trustworthy AI 

The DoD Center of Excellence in Advanced Computing and Software (https://titan.cs.gsu.edu/~ciare/) at Georgia State University (GSU) is seeking to fill multiple postdoctoral research fellow positions by the Fall of 2024. Led by GSU, the center is an interdisciplinary research alliance in collaboration with Duke University and partners from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. The center's research is driven by a collaborative cohort of researchers (faculty, postdocs, ARL researchers along with graduate and undergraduate students) drawn from multiple disciplines to address critical problems in AI & robotics with a focus on human-robot interaction, VR/AR, edge computing, and trustworthy AI.
  • Basic function: Research Scientist
  • Salary: $75K - 85K
  • Duration: Multi-year Position
  • Principal Responsibilities:
    • Develop, design, and evaluate integration of deep learning / machine learning algorithms for emerging networked systems such as Spot, drones, internet of things for applications in the area of search & rescue, emergence responses etc. by working independently as well as in group setting.
    • Develop high impact research papers to be published in journals and conferences.
    • Coordinates and assure development of pertinent reports and their timely delivery.
    • Conducts data collection, statistical analysis, and data interpretation.
    • Performs other related duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time by the Principal Investigator especially those related to research training, mentoring, and interdisciplinary projects.
  • Minimum Qualifications:
    • Completed / near completion of a PhD in computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, mathematics, or related area.
    • Related work experience or willingness to learn and work on one or more of the following areas: AI, robotics, computer vision, natural language processing (LLMs), and computer graphics, and trustworthy AI.
    • Excellent written communication skills demonstrated by prior publications.
  • Preferred Competencies:
    • Adequate research experience demonstrated through publications in top-tier international conferences in the areas of AI, robotics, computer vision, natural language processing, computer graphics, and trustworthy AI.
    • Demonstrated programming experience and fluency in Python and PyTorch.
    • Experience with 3D computer graphics software tools, such as Blender, Unreal, or Unity.
    • Experience of DL algorithm development on FPGA platforms.
    • Competence in both oral and written English and ability to articulate concisely and in a professional manner.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality of information.
    • Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented interdisciplinary environment.
  • How to apply?
    • Application deadline: Open until filled.
    • If you are interested, please apply here.
The center also has 10 PhD research assistant positions to fill. More details can be found at 
https://titan.cs.gsu.edu/~ciare/openings.html

Georgia State University is an enterprising public R1 university located in downtown Atlanta, one of the largest and most diverse cities in the Southeastern U.S. with access to a metropolitan population of over 6 million. As a national leader in using innovation to drive student enrollment and success, Georgia State University is enrolling and graduating one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation. The university provides its world-class faculty and more than 50,000 students unsurpassed research, teaching, and learning opportunities. The 2022 U.S. News and World Reports rankings placed Georgia State University as the #2 public institution in undergraduate teaching and the #2 most innovative university in the country.

The Computer Science department’s Ph.D. program is nationally competitive and ranked among the best in the Southeast, according to National Research Council data. The department’s faculty attracts substantial funding from many federal agencies, including several NSF CAREER Awards. The Department of Computer Science is expected to significantly grow its faculty and programs during the next three to five years. 

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution and an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Contact: Jonathan Ji, 404-413-5700
Email: email address
Postal Mail:
Department of Computer Science
Georgia State University
P.O. Box 5060
Atlanta, GA 30302-5060
Web Page: https://titan.cs.gsu.edu/~ciare