4 open PhD positions at CVC

June 4, 2018 at 9:36 am by

The Computer Vision Center and the Computer Science Department of the UAB open a call for 4 new PhD positions. The profiles and contact persons of each of these positions are:

1. Computer Vision – Deep architectures. Deep Intrinsic image decomposition and/or visualizing and understanding CNN internal representations.

Contact: Maria Vanrell, maria@cvc.uab.es

2. Computer Vision – Text and image understanding. Exploring the role of scene text recognition in semantic image understanding.

Contact: Ernest Valveny, ernest@cvc.uab.es

3. Computer Vision. Research on new image captioning models, capable of properly encoding and employing contextual information (typically provided as free text) for image captioning. Applications to newspapers collections and historical photographic archives.

Contact: Dimos Karatzas, dimos@cvc.uab.es

4. Computer Vision

Contact: Debora Gil, debora@cvc.uab.es

Candidates must accredit that they hold a university qualification, EHEA university qualification of at least 300 ECTS credits, or a university-awarded Master degree or equivalent, or be able to accredit this at the time of signing the contract. Candidates cannot already hold a doctoral degree. The forecast date of incorporation is September, 1st 2018. The duration of each position is of 3 years (36 months). The total annual amount of the grant is €14.680,8,48 gross, payable in 12 monthly installments that include the pro-rated bonus payments. Grants additionally include the cost of public registration fees for official doctorate programs and supervision of the thesis.

Interested candidates must fill in the form that will be available from june 7th to june 18th at http://www.uab.es/concursospdi/ and attach the following documentation:

− Registration form
− A copy of the DNI or passport
− Curriculum Vitae
− A copy of the official academic transcript (including GPA)

More information can be found at the UAB website following this link: