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Concordia University is an English-language public research university located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Many world-ranking sources have ranked Concordia as a top university in the world, with its computer science department being top-ranked worldwide.
We’re looking for people driven by excellence, excited about innovation, and looking to make a difference. If this sounds like you, you’ve come to the right place!
The successful candidate will join the Serval research group by working on the Refactoring-aware version history analysis for bug finding (FNR-funded) project that is in collaboration with Concordia University (Prof. Tsantalis). The subject of the thesis will be “Refactoring-aware version history analysis for bug finding” with supervisor Dr. Mike Papadakis and Dr. Nikolaos Tsantalis. A successful PhD candidate will extensively explore and develop software engineering techniques that include the feasibility, practicality, and success evaluation of prototype implementations.
The team you will be working with:
The position holder will be required to perform the following tasks/will do research on the following topics:
PhD Student Role: Under the direction of a professor, the candidate will carry out research activities and write a thesis with the main goal of obtain a PhD in the area of Software Engineering. This includes conducting literature surveys and establishing state-of-the-art; developing necessary experimental and simulation facilities where required; planning, executing, and analyzing experiments and simulations; conducting joint and independent research activities; contributing to project deliverables, milestones, demonstrations, and meetings; disseminating results at international scientific conferences/workshops and peer reviewed scientific publications.
The PhD training plan involves a close collaboration with Concordia University, and includes an extended work visit there for 12-18 months.
Language Skills: Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English are required.
Here’s what awaits you at SnT
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The yearly gross salary for every PhD at the UL is EUR 40952 (full time)
How to apply
Applications should be submitted online in English and include:
All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.
Early application is highly encouraged, as the applications will be processed upon reception. Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
About the University of Luxembourg
University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character. The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world. The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History. In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine. Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its “international outlook,” #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.
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