POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN
the Vision and Learning Lab, University of Alberta
We are setting up a new lab at the ECE Department, University of Alberta, focusing on exciting research topics in
computer vision and machine learning, such as geometric methods for computer vison and machine learning
problems, visual behavior analysis, and biomedical image analysis. We are looking for exceptional Postdocs to
join us. Ideally, you are a PhD with demonstrated ability to conduct high quality research in computer vision
and/or machine learning, and have a track record of publications in top venues. The start date is flexible. The
position is for 1-2 year(s) with possibility for renewal.
Potential candidates are requested to email their CVs (in PDF) and contact information of at least two references
to Li Cheng (firstname.lastname@example.org).
About the PI
Li Cheng is an associate professor with the ECE Dept., University of Alberta, Canada. His research expertise is
mainly in computer vision and machine learning, with application focus in both visual behavior analysis and
biomedical image analysis. His research work has resulted in over 80 referred papers including those published at
journals such as IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, International Journal of Computer
Vision, as well as conferences such as ICML, NIPS, ICCV, CVPR, MICCAI, and AAAI. He is a senior member of
IEEE. More information is available at https://www.ece.ualberta.ca/~lcheng5/.
position open until filled.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will
The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications
from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit; members of visible minority
groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all
those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.