Sunday, March 21, 2021

[DMANET] Full Doctoral Researcher Position in the Database Group of University of Bremen

Doctoral Researcher (f/m/d)
Computer Science - Pay Level 13 TVL-EG 13 (100%)

The position is intended for further scientific qualification with the
aim of obtaining a doctoral degree. The fixed-term contract is for
scientific qualification according to paragraph 2 Abs. 1 WissZeitVG
(Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz). Accordingly, only applicants who
still have qualification periods available according to paragraph 2 para. 1
WissZeitVG can be considered. The position is for three years, with a
possible extension of additional two years.

Job description
The position is within the research group "Databases" of Prof. Sebastian
Maneth, whose research topics include

-- automata theory and its applications
-- compression of heterogeneous data (JSON, XML, RDF, etc.)
-- databases for heterogeneous data
-- (recently) machine learning for the analysis of eye tracking data.

The position includes teaching 4 SWS (2 tutorials per semester). The
employee is expected to support the group in teaching courses and to
conduct research on some of the above topics in collaboration with other
group members.

Prerequisite is a completed university degree in computer science or a
comparable qualification (e.g. a mathematics degree). Good basic
knowledge in at least one subject area relevant to the research group is

General hints
The University of Bremen aims to increase the proportion of women in the
academic field and therefore strongly encourages women to apply.
Severely disabled persons will be given preference in the case of
essentially equal professional and personal aptitude.
Applications from people with an immigrant background are welcome.

Please send your applications (cover letter outlining your motivation,
CV and other accompanying documents) and reference to the position
number A50/21 before April 13th, 2021 to

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Maneth
Fachbereich 3
Universitaet Bremen
Postfach 33 04 40
28334 Bremen
or electronically as a single PDF to:

We kindly ask you to submit only copies (no originals/portfolios) of
your application documents, as we cannot return them; they will be
destroyed after the selection process has been completed.
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