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Recent Opportunities Regarding Ph.D/ Internship/ Postdoc

Ph.D. Students

I am looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students who are interested in the following areas:

  • Network Science, Graph Neural Networks, Spectral Graph Theory;
  • Spatial Data Mining, Urban Computing;
  • Chem-Informatics, Machine Learning for Material Science;
  • Machine Learning for Cyber Security, Software/Hardware Security, Block-Chain Transaction.
  • Computational Art, Music Generation;

For Ph.D. students, please read the graduate admission requirements of MSU at here.

Students who want to do Internships and have matching interests are also welcome to contact me.

Motivated students who are interested in my research directions are welcome to contact me for brainstorms, discussions and collaborations.

Please send your CV, academic transcripts, GRE/TOEFL scores (for international applicants), and other supporting documents to me. I will contact you if there is a match.


Postdoc Positions in a Collaborating Lab at UC Davis

University of California Davis Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is recruiting a talented postdoctoral researchers to support the growth of the program and expand its research activities in the general area of machine learning. In particular, we are looking for an expert with strong scientific background, good communication skills, and solid experience in Machine Learning. The successful candidate will perform research in the area of machine learning working with a group of 10+ PhD student researchers. Some of the topics of interests are:

  • Graph Analytics, Graph Neural Network
  • Adversarial Machine Learning
  • Machine Learning Privacy
  • Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning
  • Machine Learning Computational Complexity

Requirement:

  • Candidates should have completed a doctoral degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering at the time of hire.
  • Candidates with strong multidisciplinary skills covering more than one of the areas listed above are particularly encouraged to apply.
  • Extremely well-qualified candidates with slightly different qualifications and/or research focus might be also considered under special circumstances.

Other essential qualifications include:

  • An excellent track of scientific publications;
  • Excellent English-language writing skills;
  • Ability to meet deadlines, work well with minimal direction and with a team, and produce high-quality research outputs;
  • Good time management and recordkeeping.

Desirable qualifications include:

  • Solid presentation skills and experience with fundraising and maintaining rapport with funding agencies.

Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the two positions filled. Interviews with applicants will be scheduled via phone or videoconference.

Please send your CV, academic transcripts, GRE/TOEFL scores (for international applicants), and other supporting documents to me. I will contact you if there is a match.

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Zhiqian Chen
Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Zhiqian Chen will join Department of Computer Science at Mississippi State University as Assistant Professor, focusing on AI research.