[DL] Several PostDoc/Ph.D. Positions available in the area of Service Oriented Computing
V.Andrikopoulos at uvt.nl
Wed Jul 9 15:29:48 CEST 2008
Several PostDoc/Ph.D. Positions available in the area of Service
The Service Oriented Computing Research group at the Services Science
Institute at Tilburg University, The Netherlands, is seeking several
highly motivated and dedicated PhD and Postdoc candidates to work on
various European FP-7 research projects, including a Network of
Excellence on Software Services (http://www.s-cube-network.eu/), and
national research projects.
You will have the opportunity to work in an international environment
and collaborate with and visit a number of high-profile researchers from
universities and research institutes all over Europe.
The research projects focus on areas such as: service composition,
service auditing and compliance, business process management, service
analysis and design methodologies, service adaptability and dynamic
services, and service-enabling legacy systems.
Candidates should meet the following requirements:
- An excellent Masters degree (avg. over 8/10) or a solid PhD in
Computer Science, Information Systems or a closely related field.
- Very good programming skills (e.g., Java, J2EE, ..).
- Strong formal background (discrete mathematics & logic).
- Very good communication and writing skills in English.
- Knowledge and experience within the fields of web-services, SOA,
distributed computing, business processes, and software development
skills will be highly rated.
Candidates should be able to work in a collaborative environment under
strict deadlines with a strong commitment to achieving research excellence.
Salaries & Conditions
For PostDocs we offer an appointment from 30 to 36 months. Depending
upon qualifications and age, the monthly gross salary could range up to
3,500 Euro per month. The starting date is subject to negotiation.
For PhD candidates we offer an appointment of up to 48 months. The
salary starts at EUR aprox. 2.100,- gross per month in the first year
and grows to EUR 2.558,- gross per month in the fourth year, based on a
full-time employment. The starting date is subject to negotiation.
Both PostDoc and PhD positions involve traveling and working together
with several prominent research groups throughout Europe in the context
of S-Cube (in particular Germany, Italy, France, Spain and Greece).
Interested candidates are requested to send their application to Alice
Kloosterhuis (a.m.kloosterhuis at uvt.nl), including:
1. A cover letter describing yourself and your interests.
2. Soft copy of your publications (e.g. master or PhD thesis,
3. Your CV
4. Your transcripts
5. Proof of proficiency in English (e.g. TOEFL test or IELTS) if English
is not your first language
Positions will remain open until filled.
Ms. Alice Kloosterhuis
E-mail: a.m.kloosterhuis at uvt.nl
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