AI Job Opportunities
Submitted February 28, 2017
Artificial Intelligence Instructor – Summer 2017
Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes
The Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes seeks advanced graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, or industry professionals to teach a three-week course in Artificial Intelligence to academically talented high school students ages 15-17 at Stanford University. Course dates (inclusive) are July 18 through August 4, 2017.
About Us: The Summer Institutes are academic residential programs offering high school students advanced-level academic study in a single intensive course. Admission into the program is competitive; the Artificial Intelligence course is our most advanced CS course, and brings top students from around the world.
Instructors are supported by teaching assistants. Each day consists of 2½ hours of morning class time led by the Instructor, plus a 3-hour afternoon period for individual and small group work dedicated to assignments, lab work, and projects led by TAs. This is an ideal opportunity for those who enjoy working with bright, motivated students and are interested in developing or furthering their teaching experience.
Summer Institutes instructors have the unique opportunity to develop their own courses. Courses are intended for academic enrichment and are taken without credit so there are no curriculum requirements.
Salary: Starting at $1700 per week depending on teaching experience.
Contact Instructions: Visit https://precollegiate.stanford.edu/summer/employmentapp.html to submit an online application. Be ready to upload a current CV or resume. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Those not in the Bay Area may be interviewed via Skype. A successful Live Scan background check is required for all instructional positions. Note: SPCS does not sponsor visas for this contingent position.
Submitted February 27, 2017
Natural Language Processing (NLP) Engineer,
Computational Linguist, or Ontologist at a hot AI startup
Neva.ai is an early stage venture funded startup in Palo Alto that is disrupting the way customer support is delivered. Are you interested in joining a startup where you can play a crucial role in designing and building state-of-art AI products vs. being a cog in the wheel in big groups at big companies? Would you like to be a part of a small elite team of AI engineers in Silicon Valley that is building one of the most advanced AI systems for automating enterprise business processes? The ideal candidate will have experience in developing natural language processing and understanding systems in different contexts such as information retrieval, spoken dialog systems or recommendation systems. Individuals in this role should be experts in natural language processing and language modeling (including knowledge in very large scale language modeling).
- PhD, MS or equivalent experience in natural language processing or computational linguistics or ontologies
- Impressive projects in NLP or knowledge engineering or auto generation of ontologies or related fields
- Passion for challenging the status quo and translating novel ideas into products
- Experience developing software using a programming language, preferably Python.
Why you should apply:
- Unique opportunity to join a venture-funded AI startup founded by seasoned serial entrepreneurs which is still in early stages (pre series-A)
- You will be tackling some of the most exciting problems at the cutting edge of NLP/ Computational Linguistics/Knowledge Engineering and AI, in general.
- You will be surrounded by passionate entrepreneurs who have lots of experience in solving real world AI problems! We’re a small, tight-knit team doing big things.
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Submitted February 21, 2017
Director, Center for Intelligent Systems Research
University of West Florida – UWF
Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, invites applications for full-time Director (# 125370) of newly established Center for Intelligent Systems Research. The Director will be responsible for creation and administration of a new multidisciplinary Ph.D. program in Intelligent Systems/Robotics. Program is collaborative effort with Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC). This will be a joint appointment with IHMC.
Ph.D. in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline from accredited institution with demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service required. Applicants working in areas associated with Intelligent Systems at rank of Associate or Full Professor are encouraged to apply. Strong preference given to applicants with evidence of successful program creation or administration combined with national/international recognition for scholarship and creative achievements. In addition to teaching and research commensurate with faculty in Ph.D. programs, Director will oversee final phases of development and approval process for the program, hiring of new faculty, and recruitment of doctoral students. Anticipated program launch is Fall 2019.
Salary commensurate with education and experience; appointment will begin August 2017.
Application Procedures: Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.uwf.edu. Deadline to apply is April 21, 2017, but position will remain open until filled. Submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research, minimum of three recommendation letters, teaching philosophy, and copy of unofficial transcript.
The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action employer. Any individual requiring special accommodations to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting ADA Compliance at 1-850-474-2059 (voice) or 1 850 857 6114 (TTY). A criminal background check is required for the successful candidate. E-Verify requirements may apply for employment in certain positions. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.