Jr. Specialist – Machine Learning


Start date:  May 19, 2014 through August 24, 2014 (3 months)

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a Jr. Specialist to join the laboratory of Professor Anandkumar (http://newport.eecs.uci.edu/anandkumar/). The successful candidate will be part of an interdisciplinary team that designs new machine learning methods and deploys them in a number of applications.

Requirements:  Applicant will be expected to carry out his/her own defined research project under the guidance of the lab's principle investigator and a senior graduate student. This is an exciting opportunity to participate in research at the cutting edge of machine learning.

The position requires a B.S. degree or higher.  Should have good communication and writing skills and broad knowledge (college level) of machine learning, and math.


Application deadline: April 24, 2014


Application Procedure:  Applicants should submit a resume, a detailed statement of research interests and contact information of three references (preferably by email) to:


Professor Animashree Anandkumar

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

University of California, Irvine

4408 Engineering Hall

Irvine, CA  92697

Email: a.anandkumar@uci.edu

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.