Wednesday, September 26, 2012

[DMANET] 4 PhD Positions at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

4 PhD Positions at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Deadline: October 31, 2012

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering ( ) has about 70 faculty members and enrolls
about 70 PhD students from more than 30 countries. The research spans the
whole spectrum from theoretical foundations to applied
systems development. There is extensive national and international
collaboration with academia and industry all around the world.

We particularly encourage applicants with interests in:

-Programming language-based security (up to 2 positions):

or contact Andrei Sabelfeld (andrei at

-Parallel algorithms and data structures in heterogeneous multi-core

or contact Philippas Tsigas (tsigas at

-Privacy through language-based security and formal methods:

or contact Gerardo Schneider (gerardo.schneider at

Information on how to apply can be found via the URL's above.

Applicants shall have a Master's Degree or corresponding in Computer
Science, Computer Engineering, or in a related discipline. A genuine
interest and curiosity in the subject matter and excellent analytical and
communication skills, orally as well as literally, are needed.

The employment is expected to start early 2013 (deviations are negotiable).
As a Ph.D. student you are employed by Chalmers and will receive
a salary according to current salary agreements (starting salary at present:
approx. 25000SEK before taxes). A maximum of 20% of your time
will be devoted to other duties at the department, mainly teaching. The
remaining time will be devoted to your own courses and research
within the project and you are expected to obtain a Ph.D. within a maximum
of 5 years. You may apply even though you might not have
completed your degree yet, but expect to do so before the position starts.

Knowledge of Swedish is not a prerequisite for application. English is our
working language for research and education at Master level.
Both Swedish and English are used in undergraduate courses. Half of our
researchers and PhD students are native Swedes; the rest come
from more than 30 different countries.

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