Nanyang Technological University

Research Fellow (Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition)

​The Rapid-Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab is a joint research initiative between the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Peking University (PKU).  It aims to create a platform for fast mobile searches on object databases.  The three key thrusts of the ROSE Lab are:  (i) large-scale object database collection and analytics, (ii) scalable mobile object search with contextual mobility, and (iii) media cloud platform.  Resources at the ROSE Lab consist of NTU & PKU Faculty, Researchers, PhD Students, and Visiting Scholars & Students from other institutions from around the world. 

The successful applicant will be responsible for the following areas:

  • Research into Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Lead a Research Team in Visual Search for Bags (eg. backpacks, handbags) and Fashion Products (accessories, jewellery, watches)
  • Drafting of proposals for research grants in the above areas.



  • PhD degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • Must have research experience in Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Image/Signal Processing.
  • Experience in Soft Biometrics would be an advantage. 
  • Experience with grant proposals would also be an advantage.
  • Good interpersonal skills, with the ability to work with people from varied backgrounds. 

The successful applicant will typically be on a 1 year contract basis, with the option to renew based on the candidate’s performance. 

Learn more about ROSE Lab at


Application Procedure

Interested applicants please attach your full CV, with the names and contacts (including email addresses) of 3 character referees, and all relevant academic certificates to:

E-mail Address for E-mailed Applications:

Electronic submission of application is highly encouraged.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.

Application closes when the positions are filled.

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