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Research Ambassador

Salary

Standard Grade 7: £33,309 - £40,927 per annum (pro rata)

Closing date

Aug 18, 2022 12:00PM

Description

We are seeking a part time (50%) Research Ambassador (Visual AI Project) to join the Visual Geometry Group (Central Oxford). The post is funded by EPSRC and is fixed-term for 1 years with possible extension.

 

Reporting to the Principal Investigator, the post holder’s prime responsibility is to disseminate the research arising from the Visual AI project to appropriate communities in the biological and social sciences and associated research institutions. The postholder is expected to develop project dissemination strategies and be responsible for the implementation of the strategies. The postholder will contribute to the research strategies development by gathering and presenting feedback from the dissemination programme. The post holder is expected to create and manage a network of interested and engaged stakeholders from a diverse range of collaborators such as research laboratories, and institutions in areas such as animal behaviour and conservation, and the wildlife sciences. The postholder will oversee the organisation and realisation of seminars, meetings, workshops and one-to-one contacts with the network of researchers interested in applying the software, and will act as an advocate for the project.

 

You should hold a PhD/DPhil (or near completion*) in a relevant subject (e.g. social and biological sciences, computer science, engineering).  For detailed selection criteria, please refer to the job description.

 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Andrew Zisserman (email: andrew.zisserman@eng.ox.ac.uk).

 

For more information about working at the Department, see www.eng.ox.ac.uk/about/work-with-us/

 

Only online applications received before midday on the 18th August 2022 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

Prof Andrew Zisserman

Contact email

andrew.zisserman@eng.ox.ac.uk

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