Research Associate - Faculty of Computer Science

Dresden, (DE)
04 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

At TU Dresden, the Cluster of Excellence „Centre for Tactile Internet with Human-in-the-Loop“ (CeTI) offers several positions as

Research Associate
(subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E13 TV-L)

starting as soon as possible and fixed term for three years with the option to be extended (max. up to December 2025). The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz – WissZeitVG). The positions offer the chance to obtain further academic qualification (e.g. PhD or habilitation thesis). Balancing family and career is an important issue. The posts are basically suitable for candidates seeking part-time employment. Please note this request in your application.

We are looking for candidates with a university degree and if applicable a PhD degree in the respective scientific area with very good English language skills (cluster language), flexibility and the readiness to co-operate in a dynamic and international team.

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities. Technische Universität Dresden is a certified family-friendly university and offers a Dual Career Service.

Please submit your comprehensive application including the usual documentation by January 4th, 2019 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) with the reference „CeTI-position_…“ (as given below) in the subject header preferably S/MIME encrypted by sending it as a pdf document to or by mail to:
TU Dresden, Sprecher des Exzellenzclusters CeTI, Herrn Prof. Frank H. P. Fitzek, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden, Germany. Please submit copies only as your application documents will not be returned. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

CeTI is a multidisciplinary cluster. This is why vacancies are presented in the following order:
Faculty of Computer Science

Professors from the respective faculties/chairs will supervise the positions to be filled. More details about the individual positions are given under 

Faculty of Computer Science

CeTI-position_Baier_1 – Chair of Algebraic and Logical Foundations of Computer Science
1 Research Associate / PhD Student / Postdoc for formal explanation techniques
Topic: Stochastic model-based explanation and causality (Research room TP5)

CeTI-position_Dachselt_1 – Chair of Multimedia-Technology (Interactive Media Lab Dresden)
1 Research Associate / PhD Student / Postdoc for ubiquitous multimodal interaction
Topic: Designing and evaluating smart adaptive interaction and multimodal feedback / feedforward strategies with wearables in ubiquitous settings (Research rooms TP2 and K4)

CeTI-position_Fetzer_1 – Chair of Systems Engineering
1 Research Associate / PhD Student for a safe, secure, and scalable computing infrastructure that enables intuitive tactile interaction
Topic: Designing, building and evaluating a low latency, energy-efficient and secure platform (Research rooms K2 and TP5)

CeTI-position_Gumhold_1 – Chair of Computer Graphics and Visualisation
1 Research Associate / PhD Student for 3D scanning / 3D rendering
Topic: Develop 3D acquisition pipeline for fast and distributed capturing of virtual world model and support of real-time rendering for augmented reality technologies (Research room TP5)

CeTI-position_Strufe_1 – Chair of Privacy and Data Security
1 Research Associate / PhD Student for sensing/collection of data
Topic: Building demonstrators and evaluating the effect of CeTI technologies to promote skill acquisition (Research rooms U3 and K2)

Note that further details about the individual positions are given under  

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