2 Research Staff Members starting Jan 2018 ( application closes Nov 27)
The University of Applied Sciences Neu-Ulm (HNU) invites applications for 2 PhD student positions in Computer Science with particular focus on Security of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV). The students will work on the large interdisciplinary project “End-2-End Security for Drone-based Inspection of Industrial Objects” that involves two industrial and three academic partners. Students will be employed through HNU, while the PhD degree will be given from the Julius-Maximilians-Universität (JMU) of Würzburg. Students will be mainly based at the HNU campus in Neu-Ulm, however will be required to visit JMU campus in Würzburg (Chair of Software Engineering, System Security and Privacy Group, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexandra Dmitrienko) on a regular basis for PhD supervision. The length of a PhD Program is typically 3-4 years. Positions provide support for 3 years, with the start in January 2018. The salary is according to TV-L E 13. We are looking for highly motivated candidates who strive to earn a Doctoral Degree (PhD equivalent), and are willing to take the chance to shape and start up a completely new Industry in Germany.