求人ID : D120071898
Seeking a Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Researcher or Research Associate (W20037)(Robotics project)
RIKEN Baton Zone Program
Cluster for Science, Technology and Innovation Hub
(Project Leader: Michihiko Minoh)
RIKEN launched a robotics project in April 2019, aiming at a future society where humans and AI / robots coexist flexibly. We are promoting R & D for the social implementation of next-generation robotics ("brain x AI") that synergistically incorporates the strengths of AI research into brain science and cognitive science.
[Job title and Job description]
Job title, available positions:
Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Researcher or Research Associate
(1)Research on cognitive modelling and computational implementation of daily problem solving tasks by robots. These robots should have common sense and be able to link sensors and actuators to higher level planning, prediction and reflection systems.
(2)Research on language understanding and speech generation, which will facilitate robot's understanding of user's utterance and generation of robot's natural response. This research on language module should be done in accordance with the cognitive modelling research of (1).
The difference in positions is as follows:
Carries out research and other work in accordance with laboratory research themes.
Carries out research and other work in accordance with laboratory research themes under the direction of supervisors.
Carries out research and other work in accordance with laboratory research themes under the mentorship and training of supervisors.
Branch and address:
RIKEN Keihanna Campus
(In Keihanna Science City, 2-2-2 Hikaridai, Soura-gun Seika-cho, Kyoto 619-0288, Japan, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR))
[Start of employment]
As early as possible
Basic and applied AI, cognitive architecture, building computational model, common sense,Cognitive linguistics, computational linguistics, computational grammar, Cognitive Science, Data Analysi
- 大分野: Informatics
- 小分野: Computer Science
- 大分野: Others
- 小分野: Interdisciplinary
- Researcher/Postdoc level
- RIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
- Kinki district ・ Kyoto
- The candidate should have research experience in basic and applied AI. Published at least three peer-reviewed English papers as the first author in related research fields.
The candidate should be fluent in English and Japanese.
We accept basic or intermediate level fluency in Japanese.
Programming skill in Lisp, C/C++/C#, or Python and sufficient programming experience in these languages are desirable.
Research Scientist, Postdoctoral Researcher
PhD holder in fields indicated under [Job description].
Master's degree holder in fields indicated under [Job description] or equivalent abilities. Should also have a strong desire to earn a PhD and motivation to advance to a higher position.
- For details about "Salary and benefits", please refer to the above "Job posting URL".
- 2021/07/29 Deadline for receipt Open until the position is filled
- [Application and required documents]
Please refer to the above "Job posting URL" regarding the "Required documents".
How to apply:
Send the PDF formatted application by email to csth-jinji [at] ml.riken.j
(Recommendation letters must be emailed directly from the reference to csth-jinji [at] ml.riken.j)
Note: Application documents will not be returned.
Open until the position is filled
Application screening, interview and oral presentation by selected applicants
[Contact Information / Send application to]
Science and Technology Hub Promotion Section,
Science and Technology Hub Promotion Division,
RIKEN Cluster for Science, Technology and Innovation Hub (RCSTI)
2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351-0198
Email: Email: csth-jinji [at] ml.riken.jp
For inquiries, please send an email.
- Online Submission is Not Available.