Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Interactive Computing

Position ID:GaTech-School of Interactive Computing-RSGEN [#26620, 2023-2024]
Position Title: Research Scientist - Georgia Institute of Technology
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30332, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Health, Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Information Visualization, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Robotics, Social Computing
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2023/11/15)
Position Description:    

School of Interactive Computing (IC) The School of Interactive Computing (, part of Georgia Tech's renowned College of Computing, is at the forefront of research areas intersecting computing with the real world. Our collaborative environment includes connections with leading centers such as the GVU Center, the Institute for People and Technology, and more.

About Georgia Tech Georgia Tech is a top-ranked public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with numerous economic and cultural strengths. The Institute serves more than 45,000 students through top-ranked undergraduate, graduate, and executive programs in engineering, computing, science, business, design, and liberal arts. Georgia Tech’s faculty attracted more than $1.4 billion in research awards this past year in fields ranging from biomedical technology to artificial intelligence, energy, sustainability, semiconductors, neuroscience, and national security. Georgia Tech ranks among the nation’s top 20 universities for research and development spending and No. 1 among institutions without a medical school. 

Position Overview: Research Scientist We are excited to invite applications for a Research Scientist position. Ideal candidates should have research interests in areas relevant to IC, such as Artificial Intelligence, Human-Computer Interaction, Machine Learning, Cognitive & Learning Sciences, Health, or other related fields. We value candidates who are ready to contribute to our mission of advancing technology and improving the human condition.

Key Responsibilities - Conducting high-level research in collaboration with faculty and other researchers. - Engaging in interdisciplinary projects and contributing innovative ideas. - Publishing and presenting research findings in prestigious journals and conferences. - Assisting in mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. - Support in preparation and execution of research grants.

Required Qualifications - A graduate degree or work experience in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related field. - Demonstrated research excellence in relevant areas. - Strong commitment to contributing to a diverse academic environment. - Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Georgia Tech’s mission is to develop leaders who advance technology and improve the human condition. The Institute has nine key values that are foundational to everything we do:  1. Students are our top priority.  2. We strive for excellence.  3. We thrive on diversity.  4. We celebrate collaboration.  5. We champion innovation.  6. We safeguard freedom of inquiry and expression.  7. We nurture the well-being of our community.  8. We act ethically.  9. We are responsible stewards. 

Over the next decade, Georgia Tech will become an example of inclusive innovation, a leading technological research university of unmatched scale, relentlessly committed to serving the public good; breaking new ground in addressing the biggest local, national, and global challenges and opportunities of our time; making technology broadly accessible; and developing exceptional, principled leaders from all backgrounds ready to produce novel ideas and create solutions with real human impact.  The School of Interactive Computing (IC) is a part of the Georgia Institute of Technology located in Atlanta, Georgia. It is one of five schools within the College of Computing, which is ranked among the top ten Computer Science departments in the nation. The School includes 48 full-time tenure-track Faculty, 7 Faculty with joint appointments, and 132 PhD students. We work in a wide range of research areas relating to the interface of computing to the world. The School is affiliated with the GVU Center, the Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines, the Institute for Information Security and Privacy, the Institute for People and Technology, and the Machine Learning Center.

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.  Georgia Tech is a member of the University System of Georgia (USG), where every member of the community is required to adhere to the USG Statement of Core Values – Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect – that form and guide the daily work of the organization. USG and its institutions foster an environment where all members of the USG community are free to share ideas and opinions. Learn more about Academic Freedom and Freedom of Expression.

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School of Interactive Computing
Technology Square Research Building
85 5th Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0760