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Postdoc Research Associate in Multi-agent Reinforcement Learning and Foundation Models

King's College London - Informatics - Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Science

Location: London
Salary: £43,205 per annum, including London Weighting Allowance. Grade 6, step 31
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 7th February 2024
Closes: 12th March 2024
Job Ref: 084006
 

Job description

The department of Informatics is looking to appoint a motivated candidate to fill a postdoctoral research associate position in Multi-agent Reinforcement Learning and Foundation Models. This position will be hosted and located in the Cooperative AI Lab (https://coopai.kcl.ac.uk/) headed by Dr. Yali Du in the Department of Informatics, King’s College London, United Kingdom. The researcher will be supervised jointly by Dr. Yali Du (King’s College London) and Dr. Biwei Huang (University of California San Diego).

The candidate will be a conscientious, innovative scientist who has completed a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in computer science, engineering (including electrical/electronic engineering), or a similar field. Candidates with strong backgrounds in reinforcement learning, multi-agent learning, language model agents and causal learning are encouraged to apply.  Inter-disciplinary research experience and project management experience are preferred. You will join a team, with an opportunity to collaborate with researchers at Google DeepMind, University of Cambridge and the Turing Institute.

At King’s, we are part of the Distributed Artificial Intelligence group at the Department of Informatics, a vibrant, open and collaborative research and learning environment. This post will be offered on an initial one-year contract. The post is due to start in the Spring of 2024 or as early as possible thereafter. 

How to apply

To apply for this position, candidates need to submit their CV with full publications, and a cover letter explaining their experience and motivation for applying to this position.

This is a full-time post - 100% full-time equivalent.

This post will be offered on an initial one-year contract. The post is due to start in the Spring of 2024 or as early as possible thereafter.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop multi-agent simulation algorithms to help advocate cooperation behaviors in multi-agent games. Also, using causal-related approach to model the multi-agent system.
  • The Research Fellow will conduct theoretical and experimental research, bridging the areas among reinforcement learning and reality cooperation problems, to formulate and study a wide range of reality problems.
  • Help supervise the research team and write project reports.
  • Publish high-quality research papers in well-recognized peer-reviewed journals.
  • Present research findings at national and international conferences.
  • Provide valuable insights into the wider research program.
  • Working and collaborate deeply with the fellow research teams.
  • Communicate research outcomes to a non-specialist audience.

The above list of responsibilities may not be exhaustive, and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks and responsibilities as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of the post.

Closing date: 12 March 2024

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