Short bio: Gül Varol is a permanent researcher at the IMAGINE team of École des Ponts ParisTech. Previously, she was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Oxford (VGG), working with Andrew Zisserman. She obtained her PhD from the WILLOW team of Inria Paris and École Normale Supérieure (ENS). Her thesis, co-advised by Ivan Laptev and Cordelia Schmid, received the ELLIS PhD Award. During her PhD, she spent time at MPI, Adobe, and Google. Prior to that, she received her BS and MS degrees from Boğaziçi University. Her research is focused on computer vision, specifically human understanding in videos, such as action recognition, body shape and motion analysis, and sign languages.
*Masters internship*: Apply for a 2022 internship on sign languages, co-supervised with Andrew Zisserman. Deaf candidates are highly encouraged. The position is suitable for finishing Master's students, willing to continue for a PhD.