Open Research Opportunities

Postdoctoral Researcher Position:

The Digital Agriculture lab (https://digitalag.bse.wisc.edu/) is planning to recruit a Postdoc Researcher through the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, at University of Wisconsin-Madison. The candidate will be expected to develop novel machine learning algorithms for UAV-based hyperspectral data processing for several different agricultural applications. Strong machine learning experience is highly desired. Ideal candidates would be with PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and or other related disciplines. Demonstrated skills in scientific writing, publications, and communication.

The appointment is initially one year and can be extended pending satisfactory performance. Salary is commensurate with candidate’s experience and UW-Madison provides competitive fringe benefits.  To apply, please email CV to Dr. Zhou Zhang at zzhang347@wisc.edu.

PhD Positions:

We are planning to recruit 1-2 PhD students starting through the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, at University of Wisconsin-Madison. In addition to a waiver of tuition, the Research Assistant (RA) positions also provide your monthly stipend. Candidates with research experience in machine learning/deep learning, remote sensing, precision agriculture and UAVs are highly desired. Ideal candidates would be with M.S. or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Agricultural/Biological Engineering, Civil Engineering, Geography or other related disciplines. Please check the admission requirements and application procedures at https://bse.wisc.edu/graduate-studies/admissions/

Master and visiting students/scholars positions are also available. 

English Requirements

1) For PhD. RA positions, minimum scores are TOEFL: 92; IELTS: 7.0;
2) For visiting students/scholars (e.g. funded by CSC), minimum scores are TOEFL: 65 total with the speaking no less than 17; IETLS: 6 total with no portion less than 5

If you are interested in these opportunities, please send me your updated CV including your publications and English scores at zzhang347@wisc.edu