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Postdoctoral Researcher
Tsinghua University

  • Dec. 6, 2017
  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Institute of Microelectronics
  • Tsinghua University
  • Open till filled
  • Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
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Multiple fully funded postdoctoral researcher positions are available at Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, under the supervision of Prof. Leibo Liu. Successful applicants for the positions will join a highly motivated multidisciplinary team with sustained funding from government and industry. The research area of these positions is generally related to computer vision, especially facial landmark detection or face recognition. The aim is building a real-time algorithm-hardware co-design based system solution for facial landmark detection to support various facial related visual applications. The research involves development of the algorithm, hardware architecture exploration and full system optimization.

Applicants for postdoc positions should have a Ph.D. degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Microelectronic Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other relevant disciplines. In particular, we are looking for candidates with the following skills: Be familiar with image feature extraction, 3D descriptor, stereo matching, deep learning or hardware-oriented optimization; Good knowledge on computer vision or related fields; Programming ability of using programming language, in C/C++. Successful candidates are expected to conduct independent research with minimal supervision and high self-motivation, publish technical papers in international journals, and present their research work in international conferences. Applicants with good verbal and written English skills are required.

Interested applicants should send a latest CV with a publication list, a research statement describing how the applicant fits in the announced position (mainly how strongly related his/her background is to the above topics), and contact information (including name, affiliation, title, phone number, email address and relationship with the applicant) of at least two referees (one has to be the applicant’s PhD supervisor) to Dr. Hanning Wang ( Please make sure to use "Application for Postdoctoral Researcher position" as the email title. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

The regular term for a postdoctoral researcher is two years with a possible extension of a third year. The starting salary is around $24,000-$30,000 annually depending on experience and qualifications. Extra year-end bonus will be provided based on publications, responsibilities and performance with up to $40,000. Candidates are also eligible for applying merit-based "Tsinghua University Postdoctoral Support Program" with an annual subsidy ranging from $4,300-$7,200 ( Postdoctoral researchers could apply for China Postdoctoral Science Foundation with up to $22,000 to support the research (, in Chinese). Tsinghua University helps postdoctoral researchers with housing, insurance and arrangement of children following relevant policies (, in Chinese).

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  • Dr. Hanning Wang
    Institute of Microelectronics
    Tsinghua University
  • +86 (10) 62771130


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