Senior Research Fellow (2 posts)

University of Oxford - Department of Engineering Science

We are seeking up to two full-time Senior Research Fellows to join the Machine Learning Research Group and the Oxford-Man Institute, within the Department of Engineering Science based in central Oxford. These are permanent posts.

You will be responsible for the development and coordination of research projects in the application of machine learning to finance, as well as offering supervision to postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers. This will involve monitoring budgets, developing funding proposals, conducting teaching, writing research articles and presenting at conferences.

You should possess a doctorate in a field relevant to the position, have a proven research record with good research potential in the field of machine learning and have the ability to secure research funding in this exciting field. You should also have an aptitude for teaching as well as excellent interpersonal skills.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Stephen Roberts, the Director of the Oxford-Man Institute (

You will be required to upload a covering letter outlining how you meet the selection criteria, a brief statement of research interests (describing how past experience and future plans fit with the advertised position), CV and the details of three referees as part of your online application.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 11 January 2017 can be considered.

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