PHD POSITION AT ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, CHICAGO, USA
The Database Group at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago invites applications for a
PHD RESEARCH POSITION
in the general area of database systems.
You will conduct cutting edge database research in areas such as data provenance, data integration, stream data management systems, and big data. Your responsibility involves writing and submitting research papers, building real systems, and conducting experiments.
-Bachelor or Master Degree in Computer Science
-Strong background and interest in databases
-Programming skills in C/C++, Java, and scripting languages/shell script
-Practical experience with database systems
-Please note the institutional requirements for applying for a Ph.D. position (http://www.iit.edu/csl/cs/programs/grad/admission.shtml andhttp://www.iit.edu/graduate_admission/prospective_students/checklist.shtml).
INFORMATION AND APPLICATION
For more information about this position, please contact Dr. Boris Glavic (firstname.lastname@example.org,http://www.cs.iit.edu/~glavic).
Applications are accepted online at https://iit-grad.edu.185r.net/application/login/.
Additional information about the application process can be found athttp://www.iit.edu/graduate_admission/prospective_students/index.shtml.
Please contact Dr. Glavic prior to submitting an application. If you are interested in the position please send an email with the following information.
-list of database related courses you attended
-research statement (short description of the research you are interested in)
-summary of research experience (description of project, university, Prof. you worked with, summary of outcomes)
-list of publications (if applicable)
-two references (reference letters from supervisors in research or teaching + contact information)