PhD Positions in Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, and Multimodal Signal Processing at Southern Illinois University, USA
The Department of Computer Science at Southern Illinois University seeking highly motivated and creative students who are eager to get involved in cutting-edge research. Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or Computer Engineering and have a solid background on Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, and Multimodal Signal Processing. We are looking for individuals motivated to pursue research under the project Multimodal Virtual Reality Interaction with Intelligent Virtual Characters. The positions are part of the newly funded Graphics & Entertainment Technology Lab.
Candidates should have a solid background in artificial intelligence, and virtual reality. Excellent programming skills in C++ or C# are expected and experience in Unity3D, HMM, Behavior or Monte Carlo Search Trees, is a plus. Fluent communication skills in English are essential.
The Graphics and Entertainment Technology Lab lead by Dr. Christos Mousas is a new group at SIU, focusing on computer graphics, animation, virtual reality, and digital fabrication.
How to apply: Funded graduate positions are available to students of any nationality. For inquiries send an email to Christos Mousas (christos-at-cs.siu.edu).
Your application should include:
• CV and transcript of grades
• TOEFL (90+) or IELTS (7+) scores
• GRE scores (quantitative part ~165)