Postdoctoral Position in HKU Data Science

A full-time postdoctoral research position in the area of machine learning is available at the University of Hong Kong, starting from now until the position is filled up. 

The main responsibility of this position is to develop novel technologies in scalable data science, knowledge graphs, and explainable AI. The position is supported by the lab of TCL, one of the largest television companies in China. The results of this project which will be realized on the video search platform in TCL, thus yielding a large industrial impact.  The position is for one year and renewable to up to two years depending on the performance of the applicant, assessed by the publication of the work in top peer reviewed conferences and journals. Interested applicants must have a strong background in data science with a good working knowledge of mathematics demonstrated through publications in international conferences and journals. 

Excellent verbal and written skills in English are required. The monthly salary of the appointed researcher will be in the range US$4100 to US$4800 depending on qualifications and experience.  The salary tax rate in Hong Kong is capped at 15%.  

Please send your CV which includes your research achievements and the names, contact email addresses, and telephone numbers of at least two referees to Prof. Reynold Cheng (ckcheng@cs.hku.hk). The review of applications will commence immediately.