[Ieee_vis_open_positions] Research Positions in NANOVISUALIZATION

Ivan Viola ivan.viola at kaust.edu.sa
Sun Jan 27 13:17:05 CET 2019

The newly establishing research group led by Prof. Ivan Viola at
KAUST, Saudi Arabia is seeking for candidates excited in performing
research in visualization of the tiny world around us.

We invite applications for researcher positions on all seniority
levels from Master, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, and a Research
Scientist. Suitable candidates must have a formal training in Computer
Science or Applied Mathematics, excellent programming skills, and
strong experience in computer graphics and visualization research. Our
primary aim is to develop next-generation technology for 3D
visualization and modeling of microscopic living organisms and
biotechnology. Our research is disseminated through high-impact
publications at the top venues of visualization and visual computing.

Researchers in the Nanovisualization Group will have excellent
opportunities for professional development by obtaining a unique
competence in multiscale 3D visualization for life sciences and in
collaborative research with top-ranked scientific institutions for
biology worldwide. The overall conditions for performing research and
life at the KAUST campus are in every aspect unmatchable with any
other research environment worldwide. If you want to join this
incredibly exciting place, submit your applications through the web

* To apply for our fully funded Master and PhD positions, please visit
the KAUST website and submit a formal application stating Assoc. Prof
Ivan Viola as your faculty interest:

* To apply for the Postdoctoral Fellowship position, please follow the
Interfolio posting:

* To apply for the Research Scientist position, please follow the
Interfolio posting:

KAUST is an international, graduate research university in Saudi
Arabia located directly on the shores of the Red Sea. The University
is dedicated to dramatically advancing science and technology through
interdisciplinary research, education, and innovation to address the
world’s pressing scientific and technological challenges related to
water, food, energy, and the environment. KAUST offers superb research
facilities, generous research funding, and internationally competitive
salaries, together with unmatched living conditions for individuals
and families. The liberal social policy coupled with the top-quality
research facilities have succeeded in attracting top international
faculty, scientists, engineers, and students making KAUST the only
university worldwide where fundamental goal-oriented and
curiosity-driven research is employed to address the world’s most
pressing challenges related to water, food and energy sustainability
as well as their impact on the environment. KAUST is an equal
opportunity employer.

The new group is part of the Visual Computing Center, which is KAUST’s
hub for research activities spanning all areas of visual computing,
including visualization, imaging, computer vision, and computer
graphics, as well as interdisciplinary applications of visual
computing. The VCC offers a unique combination of an intellectually
stimulating environment and access to superb facilities, including
KAUST’s large-scale visualization facilities and supercomputer.

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