Reseach Assistant/PhD Student (all genders)

Darmstadt University of Technology
May 26, 2023
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The Department of Computer Science at Technical University Darmstadt invites applications in Geometric and Physics-Aware Robot Learning for(Mobile) Manipulation in the group of Professor Georgia Chalvatzaki for the position of

Reseach Assistant/PhD Student (all genders)

The starting date is as soon as possible. The initial funding for the position is forthree years, but the contract should be renewable.

More information about our researchis available at

Candidates are expected to perform scientific research in the area and to researchproblems related to geometric deep learning and physics-aware inductive biases inRobot Learning for (Mobile) Manipulation systems, as well as contribute to teachingand administrative tasks of the group.

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  • Master's degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering, or a similar discipline
  • Knowledge in the areas of Robotics (Robot Operating System, Motion Planning, Control, Simulation), Physics (Hamiltonian, Lagrangian Mechanics), Machine Learning (Reinforcement Learning, Deep Learning, Statistical Machine Learning), Mathematics (Differential Equations, Optimization Techniques, Numerical Methods)
  • Fluent English language skills,
  • Experience in research positions in industry and research institutes is a positive
  • TU Darmstadt is an autonomous university with broad research excellence, aninterdisciplinary profile, and clear emphases in engineering and information andcommunication technology and AI. The Department of Computer Science is one ofthe leading CS departments in Europe and is regularly placed in the top group innationwide rankings. In the area of AI and Robotics, TU Darmstadt is one of theleading research institutions in Europe, focusing on a broad spectrum of applied andtheoretical research.

    Opportunity for further qualification (doctoral dissertation) is given. The fulfillment of the duties likewise enables the scientific qualifications of the candidate.

    The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number of female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equal will be given preference. Wages and salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales, which apply to the Technische Universität Darmstadt (TV-TU Darmstadt). Part-time employment is generally possible.

    How to Apply: curriculum vitae, ideally including references, copies of relevant diplomas and certificates, short research statement should be bundled into a single PDF file. Applications andinquiries should be sent to: Prof. Dr. Georgia Chalvatzaki, E-Mail:[email protected]; Technische Universität Darmstadt FBInformatik Intelligent Robotic Systems for Assistance Lab Hochschulstr. 10 64289Darmstadt

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    Published on

    May 12, 2023

    Application deadline

    May 26, 2023

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