Date Posted
27 Jan 2024

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PhD Program
Graz University of Technology

PhD position in Biomechanics

27 Jan 2024

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Position Description

A position as a University Assistant for 4 years, fully employed (40 hours/week); expected commencement of employment: June 1, 2020, at the Institute of Biomechanics in Graz, Austria

Acceptance conditions:
The candidate has a qualified Masters in biomedical engineering, biophysics, mechanical, electrical or civil engineering, applied mathematics, mechanics or materials science. We offer academic supervision at a high level and a comprehensive education in engineering sciences. The goal for the candidates is to write a Doctoral Thesis.

Requested Qualification:
Excellent knowledge in soft biological tissues, particularly artery mechanics; experience in the field of computational biomechanics (modeling and simulation), and the implementation of models into commercial finite elemente software; preparedness for teamwork and cooperation with the Medical University; fluent English is required. The University Assistant will be integrated into University lectures; preparedness for supervising Master-Students and project employees at the Institute of Biomechanics.

B 1 according to the collective agreement for employees at universities; gross salary is € 2.929,- per month (14 times per year). This salary can be higher on the basis of the collectively agreed regulation due to allowance of activity-specific previous experiences and other salary components which are connected with the special features of the employment.

How to Apply

Please send your application, CV and supporting documents with the exact designation of the position and reference number electronically to Reference Number: 7190/20/004 Closing date for application: May 1, 2020

Position Category: Technology. Position Type: PhD Program. Salary: €40'000 - €50'000.