University of Nottingham Malaysia
School of Computer Science

Research Assistant Vacancy at School of Computer Science Sept 2022

Research Assistant Vacancy 

Job Description: Research Assistant, School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham Malaysia. 

What we are looking for 

The School of Computer Science invites strong potential candidate to apply for the available Research Assistant position, in the area of Image Processing, Computer Vision, Neural Network and Natural Resource Management Application.

Applicants should hold, or expect to receive soon, a First Class or high Upper Second Class Honours degree (or the equivalent qualification) in a relevant subject (e.g., Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Software Engineering, Mathematics). A master’s level qualification would be advantageous. Candidates should have a good programming skills and strong level of mathematics and statistics. Having experience or good knowledge of image processing/analysis, computer vision and neural network is highly desirable. Candidates should be passionate about learning new technologies and finding unconventional solutions for unconventional problems.   

What we do 

This interdisciplinary project aims to evaluate the impact of incorporating saliency map into Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) model to better design a CNN model for biodiversity monitoring and species discovery.

Main dates 

  • Vacancy closing date/time: 26th October 2022 
  • Interview date: 02nd November 2022 
  • Job starting date: 1st December 2022 
  • Project duration: 1 year


Please submit a CV and a cover letter to Dr Tissa Chandesa at:

before the deadline stipulated above.

Posted on 26th September 2022

School of Computer Science

University of Nottingham Malaysia
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