Research Assistants in Computer Vision (2 posts)


Grade 6: £29,176 - £34,804 p.a.

Closing date

Jan 23, 2020 12:00PM


We are seeking two full-time Research Assistants in Computer Vision to join the Visual Geometry Group (VGG) at the Department of Engineering Science in central Oxford. The post is fixed-term for 5 months. The funding for this post is provided by Seebibyte.

You will assist ongoing research into algorithms for understanding video automatically and at large-scale. In particular, you will seek to develop methods for state-of-the-art video-text alignment, enabling tasks such as retrieval, captioning and event localisation.

You should possess a degree with knowledge of visual recognition in videos. You should possess strong oral and communication skills and have a background in machine learning.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Sam Albanie using the email address below. Further information can be found at:

You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 23 January 2020 can be considered.

The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

Contact name

Sam Albanie

Contact email