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New opportunity: a jointly funded studentship with FAI Farms

Compass and its industrial partner FAI Farms are now recruiting for a fully funded PhD studentship for September 2021 on a vision-based system for automated poultry welfare assessment through deep learning and Bayesian modelling. Deadline for application is 9 April 2021 and early application is advised. Interviews with prospective candidates are planned for week commencing 26 April 2021.

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In order to address some of the complex challenges in developing and supporting methods for the efficient production of official statistics, it is important to attract people with the unique skills, interest and experience that is provided through the rigorous study provided by doctoral research training.

Duncan Elliott, Principal Methodologist, Office for National Statistics

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