Two PhD positions in Formal Methods in System Engineering Group at TU Wien, Austria

The Institute of Logic and Computation at the TU Wien, FORSYTE Group is offering two research assistant (PhD student) Positions, 30 h/week, for a period of 4 years.
The successful candidate will be supervised by Prof. Pavol Cerny. The estimated start date is September 2, 2019.


Candidates with a research background in computer-aided verification, programming languages, and distributed systems are particularly encouraged to apply. Excellent knowledge of German and English languages is a requirement. TU Wien aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore calls on qualified women to apply. Persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. For further Information please contact Mr. Gerhard Neustätter,


The monthly minimum salary is currently EUR 2.148,40 (14x per year). Prior experience may result in a higher salary. The Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien is the largest one in Austria. It offers a first-class research environment and various academic development programs. Vienna has repeatedly been ranked Number 1 worldwide in the Mercer Quality of Living Survey.


The proposed research will focus on computer-aided verification and synthesis of distributed systems. The application should include the candidate’s CV, an abstract of her/his Diploma/Master thesis, a short motivation letter, and contact information for two references.  
The first screening of applications will start on July 4, 2019.

Application Deadline: 04.07.2019 (Date of postmark)

Please send your application documents to Personaladministration, Fachbereich wiss. Personal der TU Wien, Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Wien. Online applications to 

Candidates are not eligible for a refund of expenses for traveling and lodging related to the application process.