PhD in Machine Learning for Hearing Healthcare

Western University
Location: 
London, Ontario, Canada
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

The Auditory Biophysics Laboratory at Western University is looking for a PhD student who has a background in machine learning, especially deep learning, and also expertise in digital signal and image processing. The project focuses on the development of a software system for automated assessment of hearing abilities and could impact clinical practice. Our environment is highly multidisciplinary with an opportunity for students to work alongside engineers, hearing healthcare professionals and industry. The position could start in either January 2018 or May 2018 and is fully funded for 4 years. The student would be required to enroll through either the Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program, the Department of Medical Biophysics or the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, depending on the student's preference.