Research Scientist/ Post Doc for Computer Vision/Computer Graphics

Siegen, Germany
Jun 20, 2018
Jul 19, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
The University of Siegen is an innovative and interdisciplinary university with some 20,000 students and 1,300 scientists, and 700 administrative and technical employees. The University of Siegen offers an excellent study and research environment encompassing humanities and social sciences, as well as economics, natural sciences and engineering, and numerous interdisciplinary research projects. The University of Siegen has been certified as a family friendly university and offers Dual Career Service since 2006.

The Computer Graphics and Multimedia Systems Group of the Faculty of Science and Technology at the University of Siegen - aims to fill at the earliest possible date the following vacancy

one Research Scientist or one Post Doc
(fulltime position, salary scale 13 TV-L)

This position is initially limited in time to a period of three years with potential for contract prolongation. The term is limited by the regulations of the German Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG).

Your tasks :

Research and development of innovative methods of image- and scene analysis on RGB- and RGB-D images, or image sequences; real-time scene reconstruction, contextual scientific visualization, or physically based particle simulation (e.g. for fluids).

Your profile:

You acquired both, a good scientific degree (master-level) in Informatics, Mathematics or Electrical Engineering, whereby your main focus is on Computer Graphics or Computer Vision, as well as a very good command of the English language, both, spoken as well as written.

Moreover, we expect very good knowledge in object oriented programming (C++) under Linux/Unix or Windows, and solid skills in programming graphics hardware (GPUs).

In case of a post doc application, we moreover expect excellent PhD grades in the fields of Informatics, Mathematics or Electrical Engineering with a clear relation to Computer Graphics or Computer Vision, which finds reflection in pertinent high-level publications.

You will be given the opportunity to work towards your dissertation or habilitation.

The University of Siegen is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the number of women involved in research and teaching. We therefore encourage qualified women to apply. The University of Siegen offers excellent opportunities to combine career and family. Applications from competent disabled persons are welcome.

Written applications including a full CV, certificates, grade transcripts and two letters of recommendation should be sent to Prof. Andreas Kolb, University of Siegen, ET-I, Computergraphik, , no later than 18/07/2018 under ref. mark 2018/IV/ETI/WM/51

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