PhD fellowships available at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology

The Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering ( at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has a vacancy for 6 PhD candidate positions at the Department of Computer and Information Science ( These positions are “free positions” in the sense they are not pre-allocated to particular topics or supervisors, the candidates with strongest background and best project proposals will be selected.

If you have an interest in one of the positions within the research area of database systems, please contact: Prof. Kjetil Nørvåg,

Please note that in order to be considered for a position within this research area, it is expected that the candidate has a research-oriented Masters degree (or is close to finishing) in database systems or related area like algorithms, distributed systems, or information retrieval.

More detailed information about the positions and application procedure:

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Closing date: 9th of January, 2015