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PhD and Postdoctoral Positions at Vienna University of Technology in Austria, 2018

The Vienna University of Technology is looking for excellent applicants for PhD and Postdoctoral Positions in Computer Graphics/Geometry. These positions are open for both Austrian and International applicants.

The aim of the positions is to offer a great opportunity for both high-quality computer-graphics research as well as interdisciplinary research.

The Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) was founded in 1815 as Imperial-Royal Polytechnical  Institute, it was the first University of Technology within present-day German-speaking Europe.


Application Deadline: January 26, 2018
Course Level:  These positions are available to pursue PhD and Postdoctoral programme.
Study Subject: These positions are awarded in Computer Graphics/Geometry.
Award: These positions will cover the followings:

  • PostDoc:Entry level salary as a postdoctoral researcher is currently 3.590,70 EUR/month gross (40h/week contract), 14 times/year.
  • PhDEntry level salary as PhD researcher is currently 1.685,30 EUR/month gross (25h/week contract), 14 times/year.

Nationality: Austrian and International
Number of Awards: Total two positions are available one for PhD and one for postdoctoral research.
The award can be taken in Austria


Eligible Countries:  Applicants from all over the world are eligible for these positions.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:

  • Knowledge or interest in one or more of the following: computer graphics, 3D reconstruction, 3D modelling, rendering, geometry processing
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good skills in programming (preferably C++, OpenGL, CUDA, Matlab or similar)
  • Abilities to work as an independent and flexible researcher in interdisciplinary teams (corresponding to either PhD or PostDoc level)
  • Good knowledge of English in speaking and writing
  • (for PostDoc): prior publications in the mentioned areas

English Language Requirements: Applicants must meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.

Research Scholarship

Application Procedure:

  • The application should be sent to the personnel department of the TU Wien, Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Wien, preferably in digital form (pdf) via E-Mail.

How to Apply:

  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • Certificates of degrees and grades in courses taken so far
  • list of publications
  • A copy of the thesis of the highest obtained degree in PDF form

Scholarship Link