Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) is a new organization that brings together the breadth of talent across Microsoft Research to pursue game-changing advances in artificial intelligence. The new research and development initiative combines advances in machine learning with innovations in language and dialog, human computer interaction, and computer vision to solve some of the toughest challenges in AI.
A key focus for this initiative is to probe the foundational principles of intelligence, including efforts to unravel the mysteries of human intellect, and use this knowledge to develop a more general, flexible artificial intelligence. MSR AI pursues use of machine intelligence in new ways to empower people and organizations, including systems that deliver new experiences and capabilities that help people be more efficient, engaged and productive.
Careers at MSR AI
Microsoft Research AI provides a vibrant environment for careers in AI research with globally-recognized scientists and engineers, an open publications policy, close links to top academic institutions across the world, and real-world impact. If you are pursuing AI-related research to amplify human ingenuity and thrive in environments of “deep thinking” and fast-paced entrepreneurial execution, then this is the place for you. We are soliciting applications at all levels for researchers, postdocs, interns.
In the news
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