Research Internships

Tuesday 9th April 2019

Inception Institute of AI


ABOUT: Inception Institute of AI is a new research institute in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on a mission to solve some of the most challenging fundamental problems in AI and related areas. Our employees and interns benefit from an international, collegial work environment and abundance of availability of extremely well-published experts (25 papers in CVPR 2019) in all our areas of interest. The research we do is enabled by our world-class compute infrastructure (100s of nVidia DGX-1/DGX-2). IIAI has a bold vision for its future and right now is an excellent time to join.

RESEARCH INTERN: applicants are expected to be PhD students who have taken courses in CV/ML/IA, and have strong fundamentals in related areas such as probability theory and linear algebra. We work closely with interns with the goal of publishing at top conferences and journals. Interns participate in our weekly paper reading groups and skill enhancement sprints for further enriching their experience.

APPLICATION: Please contact Shadab Khan, PhD (Research Scientist, and Munawar Hayat, PhD (Senior Scientist, with all of the following: [1] CV [2] Link to your most relevant papers (optional but recommended) [3] Github or dropbox link to your best code samples [4] Earliest start date [5] Longest you can stay in the internship program. Duration is flexible on a case-by-case basis, though we prefer interns who can spend 4 months or more. 

Applicants are expected to have strong experience in working with the usual programming tools in the CV/ML/IA areas such as Python, C++, OpenCV, TensorFlow, PyTorch etc.

BENEFITS: IIAI offers highly competitive tax-free salary with additional perks at all levels. Interns receive air tickets, accommodation and a competitive tax-free stipend.

ABU DHABI: Capital of UAE and located close to Dubai, Abu Dhabi is a family-friendly city that offers the right balance between megacity-convenience in a small-town liberal setting with access to two major international airports (Abu Dhabi and Dubai) offering non-stop flights to all parts of the world. Abu Dhabi is home to several world-class universities, schools, hospitals and recreation centers including New York University (NYU), Cleveland Clinic, The Louvre Museum, Ferrari World, Warner Brothers Theme Park, Yas Waterworld, and many others. With several pristine fine-sand beaches, multi-ethnic restaurants, a mangrove national park within the city, and mountains a short distance away, Abu Dhabi offers superb opportunities for work and play.


Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
Title Research Internships