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Senior Research Associate in Machine Learning


Grade 8: £42,149 per annum

Closing date

Nov 01, 2021 12:00PM


We are seeking a full time Senior Research Associate in Machine Learning to join Professor Torr’s research group at the Department of Engineering Science (central Oxford). The group is an internationally leading research group that has numerous scientific awards and has close links with some of the top industrial research labs, more information can be found here The post is fixed-term for 2 year with funding provided by the EPSRC.


The main research focus of the role is to lead a team of PDRA's and DPhil students within the Oxford Torr Vision Group in developing machine learning technologies with applications to computer vision with prime focus towards developing algorithms for reliable, robust, and efficient deep neural networks.


You should hold a relevant Ph.D/D.Phil with post-qualification research experience. You should have the ability to independently plan and manage a research project, including a research budget and have a strong publication record (commensurate with opportunities and experience) at principal computer vision conferences (CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, Neurips, ICML, ICLR etc.).

Informal enquiries may be addressed to 


Only applications received before midday on the 1st November 2021 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, including a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application. 


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

Contact name

Professor Philip H. S. Torr

Contact email