Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Doctoral Degree or foreign equivalent degree Computer Science or related disciplines in hand by August 31, 2020.
Candidates seeking to bridge multiple disciplines or bring AI into new scientific domains. Research interest in the following areas: AI, Machine Learning and Computer Vision Natural Language Processing and Data Science, Biomedical Informatics and Computational Neuroscience. Experience writing grant applications.
Brief Description of Duties:
The Postdoctoral Associate will assist the faculty in the AI Institute in its research, teaching and service missions. The candidate will conduct research following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University. Institute of AI-Driven Discovery and Innovation
Conduct research with Institute faculty in areas such as
Machine Learning and Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing and Data Science, Biomedical Informatics and Computational Neuroscience, Knowledge Extraction and Formal Reasoning, Advanced Modeling Techniques.
Coordinate research efforts within the AI Institute with graduate students, Institute and other faculty, undergraduate students and staff.
Participate in manuscript writing for publication in scientific conferences/journals, presentations, and federal/state grant applications.
Other duties or projects as assigned as appropriate to rank and departmental mission.
This is a full time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.
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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Computer Science-Stony Brook University
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 9am - 5pm Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Aug 9, 2019
Posting End Date: Feb 10, 2020, 4:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL1
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1902711
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.