PhD position in Tübingen: Machine Learning and Soft Matter Theory


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PhD position in Tübingen: Machine Learning and Soft Matter Theory

15th January 2020 - 15th March 2020

The Cluster of Excellence “Machine Learning – New Perspectives for Science” at the University of Tuebingen
invites applications for a

PhD position (TV-L E13, 65%)

to be filled as soon as possible (deadline Feb 10, 2020, later applications will be considered until the
position is filled). The position is limited to three years.

The call is aimed at young scientists with a very good university degree
in computer science, physics or mathematics and an interest in an interdisciplinary research project.

In the project, equation learning networks shall be developed for applications in statistical physics
(classical density functionals for fluids with directional interactions).
Principal investigators are Georg Martius (autonomous learning) and Martin Oettel (soft matter theory).

Applications with the usual documents (letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, copies of certificates,
publication list) should be sent in electronic form (as a single PDF, at most 5 MB) to Enquiries can be sent to and

The University aims to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore urges
suitably qualified women scientists to apply. Qualified international researchers are expressly invited to
apply. Severely disabled persons with equal aptitude will be given preferential consideration.

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January 15 @ 8:00 am
March 15 @ 5:00 pm
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