[ecoop-info] Position Advertisement - Uni Würzburg

Simon Eismann simon.eismann at uni-wuerzburg.de
Thu Feb 22 10:06:43 CET 2018

Position Advertisement
Full-time PhD & PostDoc Positions in Software Engineering for IoT &  
Industry 4.0

The Chair of Software Engineering at the Institute of Computer  
Science, University of Würzburg has two open full-time positions, one  
PhD position and one PostDoc position.

The position is associated with the following tasks:

- Research and teaching in the area of software engineering
- Project work in the area of IoT und Industry 4.0
- For postdoc position: preparation of grant applications and  
supervision of doctoral students

The following is expected:
- Completed Master degree in the area of computer science, engineering  
or related disciplines.
- For PostDoc position: completed PhD degree.
- Outstanding qualification.
- Practical programming and project experience.
- Excellent English language skills.
- Experience with interdisciplinary projects, especially related to  
Internet-of-Things or Industry 4.0, is beneficial.
- Experience and interest in development of complex software systems,  
ideally in one or more of the following areas:
   o machine learning and artificial intelligence,
   o IT security and privacy,
   o Internet-of-Things (IoT), Cyber-physical systems,
   o Industry 4.0 / Industrial Internet,
   o autonomic, self-adaptive und self-organizing systems,
   o performance engineering.

Researchers will be recruited under employment contracts with full  
social security coverage. Applications from women are strongly  
encouraged. Candidates may apply prior to obtaining their Master  
degree, but cannot begin before having received it. We also welcome  
applications from disabled candidates, who will also be given  
preferential consideration over other applicants with comparable  

Applications (in English) should include the usual documents (a  
motivation statement, CV, certificates) and should be submitted by  
March 31, 2018 per email to:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Samuel Kounev
Chair of Software Engineering (Informatik 2)
Institute of Computer Science
University of Würzburg
Am Hubland
D-97074 Würzburg, Germany
Email: samuel.kounev at uni-wuerzburg.de

The University of Würzburg is one of the oldest institutions of higher  
education in Germany, providing education to 28,000 students. It is  
one of the leading universities in Germany being part of the U15 group  
of research-intensive German universities. The university participates  
through its Chair of Software Engineering (CSE), which is a part of  
the Department of Computer Science. CSE conducts research on novel  
methods, techniques and tools for the engineering of dependable,  
secure and efficient computer-based systems, including classical  
software systems, cyber-physical systems and IoT (Internet of Things)  

M.Sc. Simon Eismann
Doctoral Researcher

Chair of Software Engineering
Department of Computer Science
University of Würzburg

Am Hubland, Informatikgebäude (M2), Room 107/108
97074 Würzburg, Germany

Phone: +49 (931) 31 89655, Fax: +49 (931) 31-86603

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