POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN THE FIELD OF CLOUD COMPUTING

The Institute of Computer Science at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, invites applications for a

 POSTDOCTORAL (HABILITATION) RESEARCH AND TEACHING POSITION 
     IN THE FIELD OF CLOUD COMPUTING

This position is currently limited until January 2018 with the opportunity for an extension until June 2022 (in total 6 years) and for habilitation.

Candidates with good background in distributed and parallel computing and interested in one of the following research areas are encouraged to apply:

  •  virtualization technology
  • scheduling and optimisation
  • workflow application environments
  • runtime environments
  • dynamic resource management
  • energy efficiency
  • Quality of Service (QoS) provisioning
  • Service Level Agreements (SLA) and business models
  • Big Data

Prerequisites:
Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in computer science and require a working permit for the European Union.Applicants must be willing to teach courses in distributed systems
both in bachelor and master degree programs.

Profile of our group:
The Distributed and Parallel Systems Group (DPS) of the Institute of Computer Science focuses on simplifying the effective use of heterogeneous multiprocessor architectures and geographically distributed resources (including Cloud infrastructures), which will provide the basis for the next generation of Internet-enabled performance-oriented applications. DPS currently coordinates two EU funded projects: ENTICE (http://www.entice-project.eu) and ALLSCALE (http://www.allscale.eu).

Innsbruck and its Environment:
The City of Innsbruck, which hosted the Olympic winter games twice, is located in the beautiful surroundings of the Tyrolean Alps. The combination of the Alpine environment and the urban life in this historically grown town provides a high quality of living. The university has a long tradition dating back to the 16th century, and, with seven schools (Theology, Law, Economics and Social Sciences, Medicine, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Civil Engineering and Architecture), it offers a wide spectrum of research and teaching activities and interesting opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration. Besides, the Country of Tyrol strongly supports various initiatives in the IT domain.

Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2016.

Please direct questions and your application to:

Prof. Dr. Thomas Fahringer
Institute of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck
Technikerstr. 21a, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Email: Thomas.Fahringer@uibk.ac.at
URL: http//www.dps.uibk.ac.at