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The University of Siegen is an innovative and interdisciplinary university with some 20,000 students and 1,300 scientists, and 700 administrative and technical employees. The University of Siegen offers an excellent study and research environment encompassing humanities and social sciences, as well as economics, natural sciences and engineering, and numerous interdisciplinary research projects. The University of Siegen has been certified as a family friendly university and offers Dual Career Service since 2006.
The Computer Graphics and Multimedia Systems Group of the Faculty of Science and Technology at the University of Siegen - aims to fill at the earliest possible date the following vacancy

one Research Scientist
(fulltime position, salary scale 13 TV-L)

This position is initially limited in time to a period of three years with potential for contract prolongation. The term is limited by the regulations of the German Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG).
Your tasks:
We are looking for a talented researcher with focus on one of the following areas: Image- and scene analysis on RGB- and RGB-D images or image sequences; real-time scene reconstruction, contextual scientific visualization or physically based particle simulation (e.g. for fluids)
You will be given the opportunity to work towards your dissertation.
Your profile:
You acquired both, a good scientific degree (master-level) in Informatics, Mathematics or Electrical Engineering, whereby your main focus is on Computer Graphics or Computer Vision, as well as a good command of the English language.
Moreover, we expect very good knowledge in object oriented programming (C++) under Linux/Unix or Windows, and solid skills in programming graphics hardware (GPUs).
The University of Siegen is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the number of women involved in research and teaching. We therefore encourage qualified women to apply.
Applications from competent disabled persons are welcome.
Written applications should include a full CV, cover letter, certificates, your master thesis, full transcript of records, and two reference contacts.
Please send your complete application no later than 31th January 2017 to Prof. Andreas Kolb, University of Siegen, ET-I, Computergraphik,, under ref. mark 2017/Fak.IV/ETI/WM/218.
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Closing date: 31.01.2018
Closing date: 31 January 2018 Published on on date 27 December 2017
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