One post-doctoral and one PhD position in the field of deep machine learning at the University of Geneva

The Machine Learning Group at the University of Geneva, headed by Prof. Francois Fleuret, has one open post-doctoral position in the field of deep generative methods for fragrance synthesis, and one open PhD position in the field of representation learning and interpretability for reinforcement learning.

Ideal starting time is as soon as possible for the post-doctoral position, and early 2022 for the PhD candidate. Salaries are highly competitive.

Applicants must have a strong background in mathematics, in particular in probabilities, signal processing, optimization, and algorithmic and be seasoned programmers used to development with collaborative tools and machine learning frameworks (e.g. git, numpy, PyTorch, TensorFlow, JAX).

Application have to be submitted on-line at


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