Open Doctoral Position in Micro Visualization (f/m/d)

September 24, 2020 /

The Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS) of the University of Stuttgart (Germany) invites applications for a position as

Doctoral Researcher

in Information Visualization and Visual Analytics in the following area and project:

Visualization for Smartwatches, Fitness Trackers, and other Small Portable Devices as part of the German-French ANR-DFG NLE project MicroVis

VIS is a vibrant place for internationally recognized research in visualization, visual analytics, VR&AR, computer vision and HCI offering great opportunities for discussion and collaboration with many other researchers in a wide range of disciplines in an excellent technically-oriented university. The city of Stuttgart and its vicinity are well-known for providing an attractive, diverse, and open environment for work and live close to cultural highlights and recreational offers.

Applicants should have completed a M.Sc. or equivalent degree in computer science or a closely related discipline with very good results. We expect previous experience in visual analytics, visualization, computer graphics, or visual computing – ideally, also in the research areas of the projects listed above – as well as excellent programming skills and a high level of proficiency in both spoken and written English. Applicants will be offered a 2-year contract as a full-time research assistant (TV-L 13) in the VIS group under the supervision of Dr. Tanja Blascheck (

Please send your application (cover letter, academic CV, letter of motivation, degree certificates and transcripts of records from Bachelor/Master, names of potential academic referees) in a single PDF file (up to 10 MB) to We will be starting evaluating the applications on October 25th, 2020. The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications by women are strongly encouraged. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

Information on how the university protects personal data in accordance with Article 13 of the GDPR can be found via the following link: .


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