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Three fully funded PhD positions at the University of Zurich

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Zürich, Switzerland offers three fully funded PhD positions.  The positions are funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) in the context of the National Research Programme "Big Data" (NRP 75, http://www.nfp75.ch/ ) and the following research topics:

  • Petabyte-Scale Stream Processing
  • Privacy Preserving Big Data Processing
  • Heterogenous Data processing

The PhD students will be supervised by Prof. Michael Böhlen and/or Prof. Abraham Bernstein.  You will be working in a team of young and highly motivated colleagues who are passionate about research. The University of Zurich offers an attractive work environment in one of Switzerland's leading universities in the middle of a vibrant and cosmopolitan city that regularly ranks as one of the cities with the highest quality of life in the world.

If you are interested in a PhD position in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Zurich, have good grades, a master degree in computer science, strong analytical and mathematical skills, experience in databases, algorithms, and software development, and a good command of English please send your motivation letter and CV including your transcript in one PDF, to ddisjobs "at" lists "dot" ifi "dot" uzh "dot" ch .  We will continuously review applications until the positions are filled.

The University of Zurich is committed to enhancing the number of women in scientific positions and, therefore, particularly invites women to apply. Women who are as qualified for the position in question as male applicants will be given priority.

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