Tuesday, March 22, 2016

[DMANET] Research Assistant in Theoretical Computer Science at Paderborn University

The following position is available in the Computer Science Department at Paderborn University (Germany)


The research group "Algorithms and Complexity" of the Heinz Nixdorf Institute and the Department of Computer Sciences of the
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics is searching for a new member of the scientific staff. We
offer a position as a Research Assistant (the salary is according to TV-L 13).

Both PhD student and PostDoc applications are welcome. The position is meant for the candidate's support for his or her doctoral
studies (PhD student), resp. qualification towards an academic career (PostDocs).
For PhD students, the duration depends on the already achieved progress of the PhD project, but lasts for at most 4 years (c.f.
Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz). For PostDocs, the duration is at most 2 years.

Your duties and responsibilities:
Design and Analysis of online algorithms for resource allocation is dynamic networks; teaching load of up to 4 hours per week
during the semesters.

Your profile:
A qualified candidate has a Master's or equivalent degree resp. PhD degree in Computer Science or Mathematics, with emphasis on
topics from Theoretical Computer Science, like online, randomized or distributed algorithms.

Applications from women are particularly welcome and, in case of equal qualifications and experiences, will receive preferential
treatment according to the North Rhine-Westphalian Equal Opportunities Act (LGG), unless there are preponderant reasons to give
preference to another applicant. Part-time employment is, in principle, possible.

Applications from disabled people with appropriate suitability are explicitly welcome. This also applies to people with equal
opportunities in accordance with the German social law SGB IX.

At the request of the applicant the corresponding staff council (WPR) will be involved in the hiring process.

Please send your application with the usual documents under the reference number 2529 by 8th of April 2016 to:

Friedhelm Meyer auf der Heide
Heinz Nixdorf Institute and
Computer Science Department
Paderborn University
Fürstenallee 11
33102 Paderborn
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