INESC PORTO is accepting applications to award 1 Postdoctoral grant- Sound and Music Computing
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INESC PORTO is accepting applications to award 1 Postdoctoral grant(s) Project: MAT - Media Arts and Technology (NORTE-07-0124-FEDER-000061)
Scientific Advisor: Fabien Gouyon
Duration of the Grant: 12 months, eventually renewable by the end of project
Location: INESC Porto, Porto, Portugal
Work Area: Sound and Music Computing
Project overview: The postdoctoral researcher will collaborate in all tasks of the MAT project, involving: - Computational description and generation: Development of algorithms for both description and generation of musical data. - Tangible interfaces: Development of tangible interfaces for music creation and access. - Recommendation: Development of recommendation engines for both music data and users. - Scientific management of the project team
Objectives: - Working algorithms in either of the tasks above - Successful collaboration in the management of the project - Publications in relevant journals and conferences
Academic Qualifications: PhD in Music Technology, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar area
Minimum Profile required:
Preference factors: Knowledge of Signal
Processing, objet-oriented programing , Matlab, statistics, some experience with machine learning frameworks (Optional, but preferential: Experience with Max/MSP or Pd, experience with statistical computing, experience with MARSYAS, any scripting language)
Monthly Grant: €1495, The grant holder may also benefit from additional incomes in the sequence of a quarterly evaluation process (Clauses 12 and 13 of INESC Porto Grants Regulation and Annex II), up to a
maximum of 50% of the monthly grant.
Project duration: 2013-01-01 to 2015-06-30
Funding Entity: CCDRN, funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and Regional Operating Programme for the North 2007/2013 (ON2)
Type of Grant: Post-Doc Grants (BPD)
The grant contract shall be submitted to the legislation concerning the Research Grant Holder Statute , approved by Law n 40/2004, dated 18
August, as well as by INESC Porto Grant Regulation , approved by FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (Science and Technology
Foundation) in 12 January 2011.
Additional information about INESC Porto Grants Regulation and relating annexes may be found at www2.inescporto.pt/grants
Selection Criteria: Applicant selection will be made according to the criteria defined in Clause 7 of INESC Porto Grants Regulation
Selection Jury: President of the Jury: Prof. Fabien Gouyon Permanent Member: Prof. Artur Pimenta Alves Substitute Member: Prof. Maria Teresa Andrade
Notification of results: The results of the selection process will be disseminated to interested parties by mail, as referred to in Clause 8 of INESC Porto Grants Regulation.
Application period: The application period is open continuously since June 25, 2013, the candidate selection should occur until December 31, 2013
Application submission: Fill in the electronic form in the section Work with Us at www.inescporto.pt
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