Singapore: Research Fellow in comptuter science

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We are inviting highly qualified candidates to apply for a Research
Fellow, for a period of 3 years. The research team is led by Prof Olga
Sourina and includes professors from EEE, SCE, and MAE, 3-4 PhD students, and collaborators from Singapore industry.

Job Description
The job is in the interdisciplinary area of research including signal
processing, virtual reality, and computer graphics. This work is a part
of the project Emotion-based personalised digital media experience in Co-spaces funded by Singapore National Research Foundation. The project will be carried out in School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The goal of the project
is to propose new forms of human-centric and human-driven interaction
with digital media that have the potential of revolutionizing
entertainment, learning,
and many other areas of life. In this project, new algorithms of
emotion/engagement based user interactions in Co/Space
( will be developed and implemented. Thus,
the user of interactive digital media could have a new emotion-based
personalized digital experience that would add seamlessness to the
user’s engagement through the interface in many applications such as
learning, entertainment, medical application, etc. The content can be
driven by the user’s emotions and/or engagement interpreted from the
user’s electroencephalograms (EEG) signals. Application of the
algorithms in entertainment industry such as 3D collaborative
environments and games will be proposed.


  • A PhD degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science or related-fields.
  • Advanced programming skills.
  • Knowledge of one or more of the following areas will be an
    advantage: signal processing, 3D computer graphics, virtual reality,
    collaborative virtual environments, web programming.
  • Strong analytical, mathematical and conceptual abilities and able to work independently and in a team.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.

Remuneration & Benefits
Successful candidates will be offered a competitive salary and benefits based on their qualifications.


Cost of living
Refer to this page
for the cost of living in Singapore. You can also search the internet
for it and find other independent assessments. If you have particular
questions, you could ask me by email.

Term of Appointment
The appointment will be for 3 years with opportunity to get a job in Singapore industry collaborative companies.

Contact Person
Send your complete CV and expected salary via email to:
Asst Prof Olga Sourina
email: eosourina[ at ]

School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore 639798
phone: +65 6790-5442

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