A research associate (postdoc) is sought to develop novel computer vision techniques to address challenges in precision livestock farming. A key focus area is the collation and creation of public datasets and tools for advancing computer vision applied to livestock farming. The successful applicant will be expected to work the multiple experts in animal science and engineering, must have excellent communication skills, and be adept in learning new skills.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Doctorate -Animal Science, Computer Science or Engineering
The candidate must have a PhD in Animal Science, Computer Science, or in Engineering, and have publications showing experience using computer vision to solve problems in animal agriculture.
Required Application Materials
1) a letter stating interests and goals, 2) a current CV, 3) copies of PhD transcripts, and 4) contact information for three references
Apply at careers.msu.edu
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Advertised:Aug 21, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:Aug 21, 2025 Eastern Daylight Time