Fully-Funded Doctoral Studentship in Databases
Supervisor: Professor Dan Olteanu
Start Date: January or April 2018 but no later than October 2018.
Oxford University’s Database Research Group is offering one fully-funded D.Phil. (PhD) studentship in the Department of Computer Science, funded by EPSRC and Ordnance Survey
This project is in the area of scalable data management and aims to develop theoretical foundations, methods, algorithms, and tools for managing spatial data, with a particular emphasis on scalable distributed computation. Within this broad scope, the exact directions pursued in the research will be flexible, to suit the background and interests of the candidate appointed. Examples of areas of background experience that are relevant to the project include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Databases (theory and systems)
- Distributed systems
- Theoretical computer science
The studentship is funded at a level that will cover University and College fees at home/EU student rates, together with a stipend of at least £21000 per annum. There will also be provision for some funds to support research travel during the doctorate. The studentships will be funded for four years and will start in October 2017. Applicants should ensure they meet the EPSRC residency requirements:
Please apply online by 15th October, 2017 quoting studentship reference code CS-DO-2017
Interviews will be held during week commencing 30th October, 2017
If you have any questions about the studentship please email Professor Olteanu.
If you have any questions about the formal application process please email Julie Sheppard.
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