Job Opening

One Postdoc and One PhD student position in the project “ Seismology and Artificial Intelligence - SAI” for female candidates

Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studied

Posted: 03/23/2021

Open Until: 05/31/2021

Applications are invited from highly motivated and talented women for one postdoc position and one PhD student position in Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies. The project is being carried out in the newly established group of Seismology led by Dr. Nishtha Srivastava at FIAS in active collaboration with Prof. Dr. Horst Stöcker and Prof. Dr. Georg Rümpker.

The project focuses on developing and applying an innovative computational framework based on novel techniques of Deep Learning and Machine Learning in Seismological Data. The research work will range across Seismology, Artificial Intelligence, Physics, and High-performance computing.
Essential Qualification for PhD:
A Master degree in Physics/Computer Science/Geosciences.
Excellent communication skills and working proficiency in English.
A strong interest in interdisciplinary research.
Previous experience in programming (Python, Matlab etc.),  and machine learning (PyTorch, Tensorflow) are not required but a plus.
Essential Qualification for Postdoc:
A PhD degree in Physics/Computer Science/Geosciences background.
Excellent communication skills and working proficiency in English.
A strong interest in interdisciplinary research.
Previous experience in programming (Python, Matlab etc.),  and machine learning (PyTorch, Tensorflow) are not required but a plus.

We offer:
A highly inspiring work environment with excellent research infrastructure and dedicated mentoring. You will have the opportunity to live in Frankfurt am Main - Germany, a vibrant and exciting cosmopolitan city in the heart of Europe.
Applications may be submitted until May 31, 2021 but interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible. The successful Postdoc applicant is expected to start in August 2021 and PhD applicant as soon as possible.

Required documents:
A motivation letter.
A detailed curriculum vitae.
Name and contact information of at least two reference.

Send your application to Dr. Nishtha Srivastava at srivastava@fias.uni-frankfurt.de

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