Postdoc in (Medical) Visualization

The Visualization Group at TU Wien (Austria) has an open PostDoc position in Computer Science in the area of (Medical) Visualization and Visual Computing. The successful candidate will be involved in research and teaching activities of our group, and will be able to pursue her/his research interests.

Requirements

  • Knowledge or interest in one or more of the following: medical visualization, visualization, visual computing, computer graphics
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good skills in programming (e.g., C++, OpenGL, CUDA, Matlab or similar)
  • Abilities to work as an independent and flexible researcher in interdisciplinary teams
  • Good knowledge of English in speaking and writing
  • Prior publications in the mentioned areas

Desired Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge in medical visualization and imaging
  • Basic proficiency in German or willingness to learn
  • Experience in supervising of students
  • Ability and willingness to acquire and lead third-party funded projects
  • Interest in graduate teaching

Opportunities

What we offer in exchange

  • A creative environment in Vienna, one of the most livable cities in the world
  • Freedom to explore both your scientific and creative interests in the course of your work (within
  • the scope of (medical) visualization and visual computing).
  • A young and international team of researchers with an excellent working atmosphere
  • A work environment that is well equipped with the newest hardware and software technology
  • The possibility to present your research results at international top conferences
  • Continuing personal and professional education

The applicant will be funded according to the Austrian Collective Agreement for university staff,
allowing you to support a comfortable life in Vienna.

PostDoc: Entry level salary as a postdoctoral researcher is currently 3.889,50 EUR/month gross
(40h/week contract), 14 times/year.

Duration: 6 years (earliest starting date November 2020)

How to Apply

The official application should include:

  • 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

The application should be sent to  Eduard Gröller until 31st October 2020, preferably in digital form (pdf) via E-Mail.

TU Wien is committed to increasing female employment in leading scientific positions. Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to female applicants if equally qualified. Furthermore, please note that applicants will not normally be reimbursed for travel costs incurred in connection with this call.

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