Project Postdoctoral Fellow Post at IIT Kanpur, India: Apply by 28 August 2022

Project Postdoctoral Fellow Post at IIT Kanpur, India: Apply by 31 December 2021

Designation/Position- Project Postdoctoral Fellow Post

IIT Kanpur, India, invites applications for Project Postdoctoral Fellow Post from eligible and interested candidates

About- Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a public technical and research university in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act. Project Postdoctoral Fellow Post

Research/Job Area- Computer Science, or relevant area

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Location- IIT Kanpur


Essential Qualification:

– Ph.D. in Audio, Signal Processing, Computer Science, or relevant area (candidates who have submitted their thesis can also apply)
– Good programming skills in Python, C++ and Linux environment

Desired Qualification:

– A strong background in machine learning, signal processing, statistics, applied mathematics, optimization, linear algebra
– Working experience with deep learning platforms such as Tensorflow or Pytorch
– Experience with handling large datasets
– Strong publication record in top academic conferences and journals
– Outstanding interpersonal skills, strong work ethic, organizational skills and close attention to detail
– Ability to solve problems independently and work well as part of a team

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited for the Project Post-Doctoral Fellow position on the “Archival Content Retrieval Through Audio and Text Query project” project funded by the Prasar Bharati, India’s Public Service Broadcaster.

About the Project: –

In this project, we focus on audio-based content retrieval, where the query is audio or text, and the search content is in audio. We will be developing state-of-the-art technologies using deep learning methods for various tasks such as
– Audio Event Detection
– Acoustic Scene Classification
– Few shot learning

The responsibilities for the said role include:
– Developing state-of-the-art retrieval systems
– Supervising the data annotation team and developing/selecting tools they will need for annotation and validation of data
– Publishing research papers in top conferences and journals
– Writing technical reports
– Leading data annotation team
– Working with Prasar Bharati team for seamless deployment of the system

Job Description: –

Project No: PB /EE /2021128B
Post: – Project Post-Doctoral Fellow
No. of Posts: – 01
Salary Range: – Rs. 50000/55000/60000
Location: IIT Kanpur

How to Apply- 

The application should be sent to the following address or fill up the form The application should contain a detailed resume having details about the qualifications and experience mentioned and 2 references.

The post is for 2 years. The last date for sending the application is 28 August 2022, or until the post is filled.

Short-listed applicants will be informed for further process. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be informed or called for the interview.

Interviews will be online via Zoom.

Dr. Vipul Arora
Dept. of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016

Last Date for Apply– 28 August 2022

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