PhD Position

The Institute of Mathematics and Scientific Computing at the University of Graz is looking for a

*** Project Assistent without doctorate ***

(30 hours a week; fixed-term employment for the period of 3 years; position to be filled as of October 1 st 2020)

The position is part of a research project on machine learning approaches for data-driven cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The project will be realized in close collaboration with the University Hospital Graz, and aims at a better understanding of the physiological conditions of patients during such interventions. To achieve this, we will develop parameter identification techniques for differential-equation-based physiological models as well as machine learning approaches, both of which can build on a unique data set of vital measurements available at the University Hospital Graz.

Applicants are expected to have a Master‘s degree in Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field, solid knowledge in applied mathematics and good programming knowledge, ideally in Python.

The position comes with the possibility to work on a relevant dissertation and the classification of this position according to the University Collective Agreement is B1.

More details can be found at

Application Deadline: August 19th 2020.


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Wednesday, August 19, 2020
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