Research Associate / PhD Student / Postdoc - Faculty of Computer Science

Dresden (DE)
08 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Faculty of Computer Sience, Institute of Artificial Intelligence, Chair of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning, offers a position as 

Research Associate / PhD Student / Postdoc 
(subject to personal qualification employees are renumerated according to salary group E 13 T-VL)

starting March 15, 2018 for a period of six years. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz-WissZeitVG). The position aims at obtaining further academic qualification (e.g. PhD / habilitation thesis).

Tasks: scientific research preferably in either the area of satisfiability (SAT) testing or in the area of modelling human reasoning tasks by appropriate logics; organisation of lectures, especially of excercies and seminars; supervision of students; organisation of examinations under the responsibility of the Chair of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning; participation in administrative processes including organisation of scientific events; support in applications for third-party funding. 

Requirements: university degree (diplom, master), and if applicable doctoral degree, in computer science (or related disciplines); the ability to communicate and to develop projects in a structured way; good command of the German and the English language. 

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Please submit your comprehensive application including the usual documents by 31.01.2018 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) by mail to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Informatik, Institut für Künstliche Intelligenz, Professur für Wissensverarbeitung, Herrn Prof. Steffen Hölldobler, 01062 Dresden or preferably as a single pdf-document via e-mail to (Please note: We are currently not able to receive electronically signed and encrypted data.). Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed.

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