Fully-Funded Industrial PhD Scholarship in Computer Science at the University of Southern Denmark
- See description below
- 15 March 2020
The University of Southern Denmark (SDU) and Orifarm invite highly motivated graduates to apply for a 3-year PhD scholarship starting in April 2020, or soon thereafter. The PhD study will be conducted in the Software Engineering Section at the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Institute (Faculty of Engineering). The title of the project is “Data-driven agent-based simulation for decision support in parallel trading of pharmaceuticals”.
A successful applicant should have:
- MSc degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Informatics or equivalent
- Experience with programming languages (e.g., C++, Java, Python, etc.)
- Comfortable learning new programming languages, if needed
- Experience (or a genuine interest) in doing research
- Strong communication skills
- Comfortable working both independently and within a team
- Interested in long term commitment in a growing research group
- Fluent in English, both spoken and written
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A rewarding and challenging position in a company with an ambition to reach excellence in cooperation with people who bring in new ideas and perspectives. The candidate will be employed by Orifarm and will at the same time be enrolled as a PhD candidate at SDU – Faculty of Engineering. SDU Software Engineering is a relatively new and growing section, focusing its research on data analytics, modeling and simulation, software design, and software development, providing high-value and people-oriented software for a variety of academic and industrial purposes. We are focusing on building a strong collaborative environment and we are currently expanding with many new positions.
The position is a 3-year Industrial PhD project. The project is funded by Orifarm A/S and Innovation Fund Denmark.
Please submit your application through our webpage no later than March 15, 2020. Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. The application must be in English and must include:
- A research proposal/description of your approach to the above project (max one page excluding references)
- Curriculum Vitae
- Certificates/Diplomas (MSc) - Danish or English transcripts
- An official document describing the educational structure and the grading scheme of the awarding universities
- Examples of the most relevant publications (if available) and the applicant’s master thesis
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