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New PhD Positions (DEADLINE March 31 2006! See "How to apply" below)
Division of Computing Science
Chalmers University of Technology & Geborg University
The Division has about 80 researchers, half being faculty members
and half PhD students. Our focus is on algorithms, bioinformatics,
distributed systems and computing, functional programming, formal methods,
interaction design, language technology, language based security, parallel
and high performance computing, programming logic and type theory, but
research is not restricted
to these topics. For more information, see
Knowledge of Swedish is not a prerequisite for application. English is our
working language for research. Both Swedish and English are used in
undergraduate courses. Half of our researchers and PhD students are native
Swedes; the rest come from more than 20 different countries.
Applicants must have a very good undergraduate degree in Computing Science
or in a related subject with a strong Computing Science component. They must
also have a strong, documented interest in doing research. You may even
apply if you have not yet completed your degree, but expect to do so by 1
Applicants with specific interests in combinations of computer security with
programming languages, fault tolerance, or formal methods are particularly
encouraged to apply (for more information on this point contact David Sands
The department especially welcomes female applicants.
How to apply
The full application should contain
? A letter of application, listing specific research interests
? A curriculum vitae
3 Attested copies of degrees and other certificates
? Copies of relevant work, for example dissertations or
?articles, that you have authored or co-authored
? Letters of recommendation from your teachers or employers
*** You MUST include or e-mail Letters of Recommendation:
e typically get over 100 apps, and it is
imply not feasible for us to request individual letters ***
The job reference number is: 34/2006. The last date for your full
application to arrive is March 31, 2006
Send your application electronic in PDF files or by paper mail to
Registrator, Chalmers University of Technology, Se-412 96 Geborg, Sweden.
Phone: +4631 772 1000,
Fax: +4631 772 4922,
If you need more information regarding PhD studies at the division please
contact Philippas Tsigas, Graduate Studies Director
You will know the result of your application by 15 June 2006.
Union representatives: SACO Jan Lind, TCO Monica Orrbacke, SEKO Ralf
(andersg(at)cs.chalmers.se but do NOT send your application to me.)
"Luck is my middle name," said Rincewind, indistinctly. "Mind you,
my first name is Bad."
-- (Terry Pratchett, Interesting Times)