Calls for PhD students
Faculty of Informatics of Masaryk University seeks new PhD students in various areas of Computer Science and related interdisciplinary fields. The list of PhD supervisors provides a more detailed overview of all currently available topics for PhD studies. The current application procedure and deadlines can be found on the admission information page.
In an addition to the general call for doctoral students, the Faculty announces the following special calls for open PhD positions with special funding starting in the Autumn 2018 term. This special funding is provided by research projects, industrial projects, and Faculty departments. The interested candidates are, besides submitting all the required documents for the following special calls by their respective deadlines, still obliged to pass the standard admission procedure (deadline May 25, 2018). This competition is open to eligible candidates from all countries, and specifically also for the study programmes in English. The details can (and should) be consulted with the contact persons.
Candidates whose interests do not fall into the areas of the special calls below are encouraged to contact their potential supervisors directly and discuss the funding possibilities individually.
- Rules of scholarship programme to support talented doctoral students at the Faculty of Informatics MU. (in Czech)
Department of Computer Science Calls
Department of Computer Science offers up to two positions with special funding in the following research areas. The application deadline is May 18, 2018.
Control of distributed multi-agent systems under temporal constraints
Structural Graph Theory and Algorithmic Metatheorems
Analytic methods for large discrete objects
Department of Machine Learning and Data Processing Calls
Department of Machine Learning and Data Processing offers one position with special funding in the following research areas. The application deadline is May 18, 2018.
Evaluation techniques for adaptive educational systems
Computer-aided PoS tagger building
Intelligent Multilingual Man Machine Communication
Synthesis and Verification of Stochastic Systems Using Learning Methods
Department of Computer Graphics and Design Calls
Department of Computer Graphics and Design Calls offers one position with special funding in the following research areas. The application deadline is May 18, 2018.
VisVR – combining benefits of visualization and virtual reality
Cell Behaviour Studies using Machine Learning
Hierarchical segmentation of multi-modal microscopy images with shape information
Semantic, Narrative and Structural Document Representation and Search
Industrial Projects Calls
DIACRAN II project
Sponsors: Masaryk University and Lexical Computing
Supervisor: doc. Pavel Rychlý, Natural Language Processing Centre (NLP Centre)
Area: language development
Application deadline: May 18, 2018
Natural Language Processing
Sponsors: Masaryk University and various project foundations
Supervisor: doc. Aleš Horák, doc. Pavel Rychlý
Area: Text mining, Entity Relations extraction and visualization, e-lexicography
Application deadline: May 18, 2018
Biomedical Image Analysis
Sponsors: Masaryk University and Czech Science Foundation
Supervisor: prof. RNDr. Michal Kozubek, Ph.D., doc. RNDr. Pavel Matula, Ph.D., doc. RNDr. Petr Matula, Ph.D.
Area: Cell segmentation and tracking, image-based modeling and simulation in biology
Application deadline: May 18, 2018.