Research Positions at BRICS Research Centre and Int. PhD School
Subject: Research Positions at BRICS Research Centre and Int. PhD School
From: Uffe Henrik Engberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 29 Oct 1998 11:28:16 +0100 (MET)
BRICS, Basic Research in Computer Science
Universities of Aarhus and Aalborg
Research Positions at BRICS Research Centre and International PhD School
There are several research positions at BRICS starting next year, 1999.
Applications are welcome by researchers in theoretical computer science and
related areas, especially, but not exclusively, within the following areas:
- Semantics of Computation,
- Algorithms and Data Structures,
- Complexity Theory,
- Data Security,
- Programming Languages,
- Distributed Computing,
Openings, while likely to start as postdoctoral positions, generally for
1-2 years, have the possibility of extension to longer-term positions.
BRICS, Basic Research in Computer Science, is funded by the Danish National
Research Foundation and consists of the BRICS Research Centre and the BRICS
International PhD School.
The Research Centre (Director Glynn Winskel) is a joint venture between the
theoretical-computer-science groups at the universities of Aarhus and
The PhD School (Director Mogens Nielsen) is based in the Computer Science
Department at the University of Aarhus.
The BRICS Research Centre is based on a commitment to develop theoretical
computer science and related mathematics, using a combination of long-term
efforts and a number of short-term, intensive programmes, within carefully
chosen scientific themes. The BRICS International PhD School offers a full
PhD programme in computer science, including a wide range of courses,
summer schools etc., and a number of PhD grants for Danish as well as
Further information on BRICS can be accessed by opening the URL:
The BRICS WWW entry contains information about activities, courses, PhD
grants and researchers as well as access to electronic copies of
information material and reports of the BRICS Series.
Department of Computer Science
University of Aarhus
Ny Munkegade, building 540
DK - 8000 Aarhus C
Telephone: +45 8942 3360
Telefax: +45 8942 3255
How to apply
Applications for positions should preferably be sent by e-mail
(BRICS@brics.dk), preferably early in January 1999, and include
- curriculum vitae, and
- a description of your research interests, to include, on its first
page, a short say 5-10 line summary of research interests,
- two or three names of referees for recommendations with the referees'
+ regular mail addresses and, if possible,
+ e-mail addresses, as well as
- an URL to your WWW home directory if available.
The various parts of the application (application letter, CV, etc.) can be
sent by e-mail as e.g. uuencoded PDF, PostScript, clear ASCII text or if it
causes trouble, just as an URL in which case we will try to load the files.