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Postdoctoral Research AssociateFellowSenior Research Fellow in AI for Imaging Understanding

Research Opportunity in the School of Electrical and Information Engineering

Located on the Darlington Campus at the Faculty of Engineering

Full-time, 18 months fixed term with a base salary of $93K -$133K p.a., plus leave loading and a generous employer’s contribution to superannuation

About the opportunity 
Reporting to Dr Wanli Ouyang and Dr Tim (Chenyu) Wang, you will contribute to the research of the development and implementation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions for clinical imaging proactive to improve the clinical reporting accuracy and productivity, focusing on the design and verification of AI algorithms.
About you
The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for a Postdoctoral Research Associate/Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in AI for Imaging Understanding

has a PhD or is near completion in computer science/engineering/Applied Math etc, as well as relevant experience in Artificial Intelligence
has demonstrated excellent experience in Artificial Intelligence and deep learning
a strong hands-on coding skills in C++, Python and other scripting languages to quickly prototype Deep/Machine Learning models on platforms such as TensorFlow/Keras/Pytorch/Theano
is experienced with medical imaging analysis is preferred, specifically in classification, segmentation and multimodal analysis.
an ability to work both independently and as part of a team, taking initiative and exercising sound judgement in resolving matters that may arise as part of normal daily work.
has experience in planning, analysis and communication skills together with the ability to work according to strict deadlines and manage various demands
has excellent administrative skills, coupled with a general understanding of the project life cycle, project documentation, project standards and methodologies
an ability to work in highly collaborative team environment
collaboration with industry and hospitals

The commencement level will be determined based on the candidate’s skills, experience and knowledge.
About us
The School of Electrical and Information Engineering has a reputation for the quality of its graduates, innovation in its undergraduate curriculum, and for the strength of its research and postgraduate teaching programs. The school has achieved major research outcomes in the fields of software, bio-electronics, computer engineering, photonics, power and telecommunication engineering.
To learn more about the School of Electrical and Information Engineering click here
Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australias first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 8,100 academic and non-academic staff who support over 73,000 students.
We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

For more information on Dr Wanli Ouyang, click here
How to apply
For further information about the position or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application please contact Helen Efstathiou, Recruitment Consultant on +61 2 8627 7137 or
Please refer to the academic position summary for further details.
Job Reference No. 1059/0920F
Routine pre-employment probity checks will be carried out for this position
Please note: visa sponsorship is not available for this position
Closing date: 11:30pm, Wednesday 23 September 2020
The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.
The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.

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Postdoctoral Research AssociateFellowSenior Research Fellow in AI for Imaging Understanding Sydney University
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