1 x ERC sponsored Postdoctoral (or PhD) Research Associate (Assistant)in Automatic Audiovisual Analysis of Deceptive Behaviour
Applications are invited for a full time Postdoctoral Research Associate OR a PhD Research Assistant to undertake research within the context of an ERC-funded project, ?Multimodal Analysis of Human Nonverbal Behaviour in Real-World Settings?, starting from January 2010.
The project builds on recent developments in Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning in order to develop methods for recognition and localisation of human behaviours in naturalistic data. Specifically, the successful candidate will be working on development of technology that will be based on findings in cognitive sciences and it will represent a set of visual and audiovisual spatiotemporal methods for automatic analysis of human spontaneous (as opposed to posed and exaggerated) patterns of behavioural cues including continuous analysis of deceptive behaviour.
The successful candidate will be based at Imperial College London, Computing Department, and HCI2 Group, one of UK's leading research groups in vision-based and audiovisual analysis of human behaviour, working with Dr. Maja Pantic (http://www.doc.ic.ac.uk/~maja/).
The position is for 3 years (or maximum 42 months) starting from 1st of January 2010 or as soon as possible thereafter. Starting salary will be in the range £26,580 - £38,730 per annum inclusive of London Allowance.
Further details on this position and how to apply for this position can be found at
The closing date for the applications is Sunday 25th October 2009.