[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] 150th Anniversary PhD Scholarship on "Real-time Action Recognition for Human-Robot Interaction" - Deadline extended to Jan 9 2015

Fabio Cuzzolin fabio.cuzzolin at brookes.ac.uk
Mon Dec 22 04:49:22 PST 2014

I am pleased to inform you that Oxford Brookes University has agreed to
slightly adjust the date of shortlisting due in part to the Christmas
period. As a consequence the advert will remain open until *January 9th,
2015*. Should you wish to complete and submit your application in this
period this is now entirely possible. I hope that you will find this
measure helpful and if you do apply may I take the opportunity to wish you
every success.

Please send your application and all supporting documents on or before *Friday
9th January 2015. **Late or incomplete applications cannot be considered.*

In order to be considered for the Scholarship 'Real-time Action Recognition for
Human-Robot Interaction' would you please submit the following supporting
documents to tdestudentships at brookes.ac.uk

1.      *Research proposal* (a maximum 3 page outline; instructions on how
to prepare a research proposal can be found on the Brookes website:

2.      *A scan of your passport*

3.      *IELTS Certificate or equivalent* (EU/International students)
4.      *Copies of your previous Degree Certificate(s)*

5.      *Copies of your previous Transcript(s)*

6.      *Two references* (at least one academic). Your references must be
on institutional headed paper and be dated and signed by referee(s). They
can be e-mailed through you if the referee permits the reference to be
shared with you or can be sent to Research Administrator in the Faculty of
Technology, Design and Environment in a sealed envelope, or e-mailed  to
tdestudentships at brookes.ac.uk. Alternatively you can ask your referee(s) to
use the Reference form attached. Please note that it is the applicant's
responsibility to ensure their referees supply these documents.

7.      *Supporting statement* (of no more than 300 words summarising:

- Your reasons for undertaking this project;

- Preparation undertaken and previous research experience;
- How this bursary will make a difference to your research)

8.      *Your CV*

Please be advised that the selection process will involve an interview in
the week commencing 12th January 2015, and the successful candidate would
be expected to commence in the research degree programme in April 2015.

Please also note that the successful candidate will have to submit an
electronic application for a Research Degree programme at Oxford Brookes
through the UKPASS system (www.ukpass.ac.uk).

The office will be closed from mid-day on 24th December and will reopen on
5th January should you have any questions.


Dr Fabio Cuzzolin
Head of Artificial Intelligence and Vision
Department of Computing and Communication Technologies
Oxford Brookes University
Oxford, UK

+44 (0)1865 484526

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