Sunday, February 5, 2017

[DMANET] Two PhD Positions at FU Berlin

We announce


at Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, at the Department of Computer Science.

The first position is a research assistantship at FU Berlin. It runs for
four years. It comes with a teaching obligation of four hours per week.
Teaching is done in German.

The second position is part of the research project "Geometric
Structures" funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The position
is for eleven months. There is no teaching obligation.

Both positions are within the theory group at FU Berlin

We expect that the candidate has a Master Degree in Mathematics or
Computer Science and a solid background in discrete mathematics,
probability theory and theory of algorithms. Ideally, the
applicant has knowledge in at least one of the following fields:
computational geometry, probabilistic algorithms, data structures.

Please send your applications consisting of

- a cover letter, indicating the position you are applying for,
- curriculum vitae,
- the Master thesis (preliminary version, if not finished),
- (optional) a letter of reference (to be directly sent to us),

to mulzer[at] It is also possible to apply via postal
mail. In this case send your application to

Wolfgang Mulzer
Institut für Informatik
Freie Universität Berlin
Takustraße 9
14195 Berlin

If you have further questions about the position, please send an email
to mulzer[at] .

The application deadline is February 20, 2017.

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