The Theoretical Computer Science Group at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is now accepting applications for a postdoctoral position in computer science focused on SAT solving. International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.
The Theoretical Computer Science Group at KTH offers a strong research environment spanning a wide range of research topics such as complexity theory and approximation algorithms, computer and network security, cryptography, formal methods and natural language processing.
KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key center of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers, and faculty from around the world.
Course Level: Position is available to pursue postdoctoral program.
Study Subject: Position is awarded in computer science focused on SAT solving.
Scholarship Award: Monthly salary will be awarded to the applicants.
Number of Scholarships: One position is available.
Scholarship can be taken in Sweden
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- Applicants should have or be about to receive a PhD degree in a subject relevant to the research area and should have a passionate interest in research. The successful candidate is expected to have a solid background in computer science in general and SAT solving in particular, and preferably also mathematics, and should have a strong research record as witnessed by publications in conferences such as AAAI, IJCAI, SAT, CP, or similar, or in journals of a comparable quality. Problem-solving skills and creativity are a must. Excellent programming skills are crucial.
- The working language of the TCS group is English, and knowledge of English is also fully sufficient to navigate life in Sweden in general. It might also be worth mentioning that Sweden routinely scores at the absolute top of rankings of quality of life such as e.g., the OECD Better Life Index.
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants should have or be about to receive a PhD degree in a subject relevant to the research area, and should have a passionate interest in research.
English Language Requirements: The working language of the TCS group is English, and knowledge of English is also fully sufficient to navigate life in Sweden in general.
How to Apply: The application should include the following documents:
- Curriculum vitae
- List of publications
- Brief research statement with description of your research so far and future research goals and interests
- Copy of PhD diploma (if applicable)
- Names and addresses of three or more individuals who will provide letters of recommendation
Application Deadline: Application deadline is September 24, 2017.