University of Zurich offers fully funded Doctoral Studentships in Switzerland. It offers attractive work environment for motivated researchers. The applicants must have a master’s degree in the field of informatics, computer science, information systems with good programming skills. Applicants should also possess proficiency in English. The appointee get a salary according to the standard university regulations (> 45’000 – 57’000 CHF / year; increases with experience). Application should be submitted including CV, Final grades and thesis to university by January 15, 2013.
Study Subject(s): Research projects of The Dynamic and Distributed Information Systems Group (most of the research projects either have a Semantic Web or a machine learning component – or both).
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD degree level.
Scholarship Provider: University of Zurich
Scholarship can be taken at: Switzerland
Eligibility: Applicant should have: -a master’s degree in informatics, computer science, information systems (or an equivalent university study)
-expertise in database systems, Semantic Web / Linked Data, HCI, social network analysis or econimics(note: only expertise in one of the fields is necessary; multiple areas is desirable)
-good programming skills in several languages
-an interest in applying computer science research to real
-excellent command of English
-German is a plus but not required
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Switzerland can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: 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.The group is active in International and Swiss National research projects and we are looking for candidates to help us continue these efforts.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? A salary according to the standard university regulations ( > 45’000 – 57’000 CHF / year; increases with experience).
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications should be submitted till January 15, 2013.