Amazon IISc Young Scientist Big Data Fellowship, Bangalore

The fellow should be able to lead an independent research program and will be expected to publish high-quality papers during the fellowship period. Apply by Jan 30, 2017.
Indian Institute of Science
At: Indian Institute of Science
Location: Bangalore, India
Web: www.csa.iisc.ernet.in


The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore is seeking applicants for the inaugural " Amazon IISc Young Scientist Big Data Fellowship", sponsored by Amazon India and hosted by IISc. This is an 18-month postdoctoral fellowship targeted at outstanding researchers working on:

  • Foundations of data science, or
  • Interface between theoretical and practical aspects of machine learning.
The fellow should be able to lead an independent research program and will be expected to publish high-quality papers during the fellowship period. He/She will be hosted at the Department of Computer Science & Automation at IISc, Bangalore and will have the opportunity to interact with the faculty and graduate students at IISc as well as with researchers at Amazon India. The fellowship offers a handsome stipend with a substantial research grant.

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For more details and to apply, visit
www.csa.iisc.ernet.in/opportunities/amazon-fellowship.php

Application deadline: January 30, 2017.