Post-Doctoral Grant-Funded Research Fellows (B) or (C) for Australian Institute for Machine Learning

Job no: 502293
Work type: Fixed term - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Faculty of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, Level B, Level C

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Attractive remuneration package including excellent employee benefits

Two year fixed term contracts with multiple positions available immediately

Building your career at the Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML) offers many rewards

These exciting new roles will enable you to build on your successful track record in Computer Vision and Machine Learning research, to develop a high quality research program in a new setting. 

Contribute to research areas in:

  • Vision-and-language technology including Visual Question Answering
  • Meta-learning
  • Memory-augmented networks or Neural Turing Machines
  • Deep reinforcement learning
  • Generative and explainable models
  • Deep learning in general
  • Machine Learning
  • Robotic Vision
  • Surveillance and Tracking
  • Electronic Warfare
  • Trusted Autonomous Systems
  • Intentional Machines

AIML is Australia’s leading research institute in machine learning, artificial intelligence and computer vision. With world-leading researchers, modern facilities and an innovative culture, we're committed to delivering research that is highly valued by our local and global communities. AIML is the largest computer vision and machine learning group in Australia with over 110 members including academics, research staff and students.

The institute works on a mixture of fundamental and commercially orientated research projects in computer vision and machine learning, with a strong track record of publication in the top venues.  The University’s Computer Vision research is amongst the best in the world. Find out more at

Find out more information about working at AIML here

Visa sponsorship and an attractive relocation package is available for the right candidate.

We welcome applications from candidates covering a range of career stages. Positions are available at Level B & C.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in a relevant discipline (Computer Vision or Machine Learning).
  • Programming experience in Matlab, Python, C++ or other relevant language.
  • A good publication record, commensurate with experience.
  • A strong work ethic, and the ability to work well independently, and as a member of a broader team, including with industrial partners.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, with an ability to communicate scientific ideas to a broad audience.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long and fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. And our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. And our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria depending on which level you are applying for.

Applications open until filled

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding the teaching and research components or the area for this position, please contact:

Mr Ian Will
Operations Manager
Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML)
T:  +61 (8) 8313 6176 
M: +61 422 531 417 

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.



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