Science Job from Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Innovative project city rhythms modeling based on traffic data at TU Wien seeks doctoral students with scientific backgrounds to address urban planning issues with important technical content.
The Research Center of Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering (www.ivv.tuwien.ac.at), the Department of Digital Methods in Architecture and Planning (www.iemar.tuwien.ac.at) and the Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing (www.asc.tuwien.ac.at ) at Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria (www.tuwien.ac.at/tuwien_home/EN/) invite applications for a Doctoral Position for three years (2011 to 2014). The position are supported by Vienna University of Technology Innovative Projects.
The position is dedicated to a multi-disciplinary, trans-institutional research group associated with the above-mentioned departments. Working language is English. International candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Ideal candidates are self-motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing their doctoral studies in an emerging, inter-disciplinary research area with high application potential.
Candidates must have verifiable knowledge in at least one of the following areas: modeling of dynamic systems, simulation of complex systems, urban dynamics, spatial databases, statistics, scientific software development.
Applications: Candidates should submit a CV and a one page summary of their master thesis or comparable piece of work in electronic form to:
Dr. Harald Frey / Research Center of Transport Planning and Traffic Engineering,
Institute of Transportation,
Vienna University of Technology
Applications should be received by January 31, 2011. Late applications are considered until the announced positions have been filled.