Academic Associate

Application Period: June 9, 2016 - June 15, 2016

Contact: tricia.bernier@mcgill.ca


Primary Responsibilities

1. Write grant proposals for:

  •  Infrastructure funding
  •  Research funding
  •  Access to advanced research computing (ARC) systems, storage and
    software solutions

2. Write technical reports for industry partners, updating them on the status
of various projects in the lab.


3. Assist both students and faculty in the writing of technical papers for
publication.


4. Write requests for ethics approval in inter-disciplinary research areas.


5. Maintain lab equipment


Requirements


1. Detailed knowledge in:


(a) Java, C, Python
(b) Linux (Ubuntu), Windows
(c) Latex (beamer)
(d) MS oce, open oce


2. A strong background in machine learning, as well as probability, statistics,
linear algebra, and vector calculus.


3. Basic understanding of computer hardware.


4. Bilingual (English, French)


5. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Education


 BSc in computer science (honours preferred). Minors in math or physics
an asset.


 MSc in computer science with a focus on machine learning.

 

start Date: June 20, 2016

Duration: 1 year

Salary: $28.00 p/hr

35 hours per week

 

To apply, please send your Cover Letter and CV to tricia AT cs DOT mcgill DOT ca