Due Date: Rolling Basis

Applications are open for the North-West University Multilingual Speech Technologies (MuST) Postdoctoral Fellowship 2019 The fellowship at MuST uses you an environment in which to establish your research study abilities, work together and release worldwide, and grow your own research study profile.

You will operate in partnership with a manager and take part completely in the research study program of the group. You will communicate with NWU’s postgraduate trainees too, and possibly serve as co-supervisor for research study masters and doctoral trainees. The fellowship is driven by benefit and is granted in line with the NWU policy on work equity. The position is provided at one of 2 areas: Potchefstroom at the Professors of Engineering, and Hermanus at the MuST research study laboratory.

Worth of Fellowship

The fellowship will be granted for a preliminary duration of one year, and is sustainable for a 2nd and 3rd year, contingent upon readily available financing, acceptable efficiency on the research study task( s) as concurred with the fellowship consultant and efficient combination into the research study group.

  • The grant will money the effective prospect at R300,000 per year, non-taxable.
  • An additional optimum quantity of R20,000 per year will be provided for running expenses.
  • A when off total up to an optimum of R20,000 will be provided for moving expenses.
  • You will be needed to buy personal medical cover unless you can reveal proof of appropriate existing cover. Support in this regard can be offered by the International workplace.


  • Open to South African and global candidates;-LRB- ***************).
  • If you have actually just recently gotten a PhD in an associated Engineering/Scientific field and have an interest in artificial intelligence, deep neural networks, analytical pattern acknowledgment and/or generalisation within the context of Expert system, you are motivated to use;-LRB- ***************).
  • Have a strong programs and/or scripting abilities (particularly Python, C++);-LRB- ***************).
  • Excellent technical writing abilities and a sound publication record;-LRB- ***************).
  • Capability to co-supervise trainees;-LRB- ***************).
  • Self-motivated specific with strong social abilities;-LRB- ***************).
  • Previous maker discovering experience is an unique benefit.


Send your CV and a brief inspiration of why you have an interest in a postdoctoral fellowship at MuST to [email protected]

For additional information, check out NWU MuST Fellowship

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