Postdoc position in the Department of Computer Graphics and Design

Masaryk University - Department of Computer Graphics and Design

A postdoc position is available at the Department of Computer Graphics and Design, Faculty of Informatics of Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic. Brno is the second largest Czech city with a rich history, splendid surroundings, several universities and several scientific parks. Masaryk University is the largest university in Brno with over 30,000 students and the second largest in the Czech Republic. Faculty of Informatics is the oldest and leading academic centre for education and research in computer science in the Czech Republic with over 2,000 students.

The candidate is expected to join one of the two research laboratories at the department, either the Center for Biomedical Image Analysis (CBIA) or the Human Computer Interaction Laboratory (HCI). The current research topics at the department include:

  • Machine learning techniques applied to cell segmentation and tracking
  • Energy-based techniques applied to cell segmentation and tracking
  • Adaptive mathematical morphology techniques applied to cell segmentation and tracking
  • Simulations and modelling of live cell dynamics
  • Study of accuracy and precision of measurements in microscopy using simulations
  • Brain-computer interfaces
  • Virtual reality
  • Augmented reality
  • Procedural modeling

The length of the postdoc appointment will be 1 year with a possibility of prolongation for another year. The preferred starting date is January 1, 2017. The deadline for applications is October 31, 2016. Candidates are expected to have (or be about to defend) a PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or related areas, with demonstrated contribution to the field. Good knowledge of English language is expected.

Required documents and submission procedure are described at Faculty Job Vacancy pages. More information about the CBIA group is available at and HCI group at

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