The position is associated to the Visual Analysis of People Lab located in Aalborg. The lab focuses on all aspects of computer vision and machine learning methods, with a special emphasis on visual analysis of people. The lab is already internationally recognized and the position is intended to strengthen the lab even further – especially regarding industrial collaborations. Also, the position should advance the lab within machine learning applied to computer vision problems. The Professor will contribute to teaching and supervision in computer vision & machine learning both at under graduate, graduate and PhD level.
The applicant should have a PhD degree within the field of computer vision and extensive experience with research, fundraising and teaching within relevant topics. Moreover, the ideal candidate is experienced with external collaboration including projects with industrial partners and has conducted research within the field of visual analysis of people.
The successful applicant can demonstrate a documented high level of original scientific production at an international level, including proven further development of the research area in question. An assessment of the candidate’s undertaking of research management and/or other possible management functions will also be taken into account. In addition the applicant is expected to have the qualifications required for undertaking teaching responsibilities. Special contributions to and development of educational and teaching related areas will be considered in the overall assessment.