Vienna University of Technology is currently accepting applications for the Fully-Funded PhD Positions in Parameterized Complexity for the session 2020/2021.
The purpose of the PhD position is to build a bridge between parameterized complexity theory and artificial intelligence.
Clarity of Information
Amazing opportunity for excellent students to get funding for their education in Austria.
Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) is one of the most prestigious universities of technology in the world. It offers world-class education and is committed to an international perspective at all levels.
Why would you like to study at TU Wien? The university provides various courses that focused on engineering, computer science, and natural sciences. Here, students will gain transferable skills that help them manage the different roles they may take on over their career.
Application Deadline: September 30, 2020
- University or Organization: TU Wien
- Department: N/A
- Course Level: PhD
- Award: Fully-Funded
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not Known
- The award can be taken in Austria
- Eligible Countries: If you want to know about nationality, please directly contact the employer.
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD degree programme in Parameterized Complexity in Artificial Intelligence.
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Excellent mathematical skills.
- Interest in discrete algorithms.
- Expected to receive a Master’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics within the next 12 months (or has already received one).
- High motivation to succeed in academia.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: In order to apply for the opportunity, please send your application to Robert Ganian (rganian AT ac.tuwien.ac.at).
- Supporting Documents: Must curriculum vitae, short motivation letter, and a letter of recommendation or the name and email address of a referee.
- Admission Requirements: Candidates are required to hold their previous certificates of degree.
- Language Requirement: Very good English writing skills (no German language is required).
TU Wien will provide the following benefits:
- The starting date is flexible and the position is offered for 3.5 years, with the possibility of extension.
- No teaching obligations (but teaching opportunities may be arranged upon request).
- The funding will follow the FWF’s salary tables, starting at 31000 EUR gross/year for 30 hours/week.
- A department that offers top research expertise, and a stimulating and supportive environment.
- TU Wien is a great place for professional growth (e.g., the Austrian Science Fund offers multiple funding opportunities for young researchers to advance their independent scientific careers).