We are now looking to hire 12 graduate students on a part-time basis to provide ~15 hrs/week of virtual teaching and mentorship to our Lab participants on the topic of Machine Learning. I am reaching out to you because we feel that graduate students from Computer Science Dept at Carleton University would be strong candidates for the role.

We have a PDF document available here summarizing key details of the TA position, and the application form can be found here. Applicants can learn more about us at ai4goodlab.com.

Timeline

Interviews will be held on a rolling basis, with preference for early applicants.

Ideal candidate background

  • Experience
  • and passion for teaching and mentorship

  • Current
  • PhD or M.Sc. student using Machine Learning concepts such as Neural Networks, Concurrent Neural Networks, Recurrent Neural Networks, and/or Reinforcement Learning

Responsibilities include:

Meeting daily with a small group of participants for studying, tutoring, project tracking, and working through machine learning exercises related to the material covered in lectures.

Program Dates: May 3rd – June 22nd, 2021

Details about the AI4Good Lab

  • Two
  • locations, held virtually: May 3rd to June 22nd (7 weeks total)
    • Montreal
    • program, our flagship that has run annually
    • since 2017
    • Edmonton
    • program, hosted by Amii, the first national
    • expansion program of the AI4Good Lab
  • 4-week
  • machine learning bootcamp

  • Special
  • topic speaker series from top ML researchers, industry professionals, and social good leaders

  • 3-week
  • project development for social good AI applications

  • Demo
  • Day competition showcasing projects

Please share this with students who may be interested! Questions can be sent to info@ai4goodlab.com.

Best,

The AI4Good Lab Team

CIFAR-OSMO AI4Good Lab