Thursday, March 18, 2021

[DMANET] PhD/Postdoc position in Immersive Analytics and Graph Algorithms at the University of Konstanz

**Doctoral or Early Postdoc Position in Immersive Analytics and Graph

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with a keen interest in
immersive analytics, in particular graph layout and topological network
analysis algorithms in immersive environments, to investigate collective
behaviour. The position is primarily targeted as a PhD study but also
open to candidates on a junior postdoc level. It is a full-time position
also on PhD level with a salary level according to the TV-L 13 tariff
agreement for state employees. The position will be available as soon as
possible or upon agreement.

The PhD/Postdoc position will be part of the Cluster of Excellence
"Centre for the Advanced Study of Collective Behaviour" (CASCB) at the
University of Konstanz, which investigates the collective behaviour and
associated patterns in humans and animals in an unprecedented
interdisciplinary approach by developing an innovative range of
quantitative methods and novel technologies
( The position
will be embedded into the conceptional framework of the research area
"Computational methods for measuring, analysing and visualising
collective behaviour". For more information on the research group and
topic, please visit or contact Prof.
Dr. Falk Schreiber (Chair for Life Science Informatics, University of

**Your profile**
Applicants should hold a graduate degree in Computer Science or related
field and show a keen interest (if applying for a PhD position) or
experience (applying for a Postdoc position) in immersive analytics /
virtual reality and graph algorithm development. We wish for our
successful candidates to benefit from and contribute to our research
group with their high motivation, good communication skills, ability for
teamwork and strong English skills in speaking and writing. We value
diversity in every respect and the fostering of early-career
researchers. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply.

**We offer**
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with
world-leading scientists on a new and exciting research field and can
expect a professional high-end infrastructure and support for conducting
their research. We offer a fully paid position in an inspiring and
supportive work environment. Successful candidates will be part of a
vivid and interdisciplinary community and our internationally highly
visible research centre and network.

**Application details**
Please submit your application (CV, statement of motivation and research
interests, official transcripts of education certificates) in one pdf to
our Online Application Portal. The deadline for applications is March
31st 2021 or until position is filled.
For further information including a detailed list of all positions and a
description of the application procedures, please visit:

Dr. Karsten Klein
Computational Life Sciences
Department of Computer and Information Science
Universitaet Konstanz

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