Job Advertisement: Research Associate (m/f/d)


The Faculty of Applied Computer Science of the University of Augsburg, Chair of Embedded Intelligence for Health Care and Wellbeing (Professor Dr habil. Björn W. Schuller), is offering a


PhD or Post-doctoral position (100%)


for a 3 years contract. The successful candidate can opt to a contract extension if the corresponding conditions are met. This position can be varied as part-time employment, provided that job sharing ensures the full-time performance of the tasks.


A completed master’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and for the Post-doctoral position a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a related discipline is a prerequisite for this position. Previous knowledge in the following areas is desirable:
    • Deep Learning
    • Speech Processing or Natural Language Processing


Fluency in English is essential. Good communication skills in German are an asset.  


We offer an excellent research environment and the opportunity for independent creative scientific work. Our team enjoys high recognition in the field of artificial intelligence and is involved in several international research activities. You can find more information about our group at


Required qualifications have to be proven with the relevant certificates. If personal and tariff requirements are fulfilled, salary follows the collective agreement for civil servants on a contractual basis in the public sector according to Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L.

The University of Augsburg promotes the professional equality of women. Female candidates are explicitly invited to submit their application. The University of Augsburg stands up for compatibility of family and professional life. For more information, please contact the woman’s representative office. Severely disabled applicants are given preferential consideration in the event of equal qualification.

The required qualifications have to be attached in the application papers by means of corresponding certificates/documents. Applications including the usual attachments (CV, certificates, documents, publication list, etc.) should be submitted as a single PDF-file until

August, 8th 2022 to the secretary Ms. Nadine Witek (


For more details please contact

Professor Dr habil. Björn W. Schuller () or
Mr. Adrià Mallol-Ragolta ()


Please note that the authoritative version of this advertisement is the German one, which can be found at the website: