2 PhD Positions in Computer Science (Algorithmic Game Theory + AI/Machine Learning)
University of Zurich
vor 7 Std.

Your responsibilities

Market design is a research field that combines techniques from computer science, game theory, operations research, and other fields.

Its goal is to design new, well-functioning marketplaces or repair ones that are broken.

The focus of these two positions will be on the intersection of AI / machine learning, market design, and algorithmic game theory.

You will work with Prof. Dr. Sven Seuken on high-impact market design research projects.

Your profile

  • a master's degree in computer science or a related field (e.g., mathematics, economics, or operations research). Highly qualified students with a bachelor's degree may also apply.
  • strong mathematical skills and a good background in theoretical computer science
  • an interest in topics at the intersection of computer science and game theory
  • excellent communication skills in English (German speaking skills are not necessary)
  • prior knowledge in game theory, machine learning, AI, or optimization is desirable but not required.
  • What we offer

  • a team of young and highly motivated colleagues who are passionate about topics at the intersection of computer science and game theory (in particular : market design)
  • a competitive salary of approximately 55,000 Euro per year and generous social benefits
  • generous support for professional travel and research needs
  • an opportunity to gain teaching / mentoring experience and support for your career development
  • an attractive work environment both within the research group and beyond : the University of Zurich is one of Switzerland's leading universities in the middle of a vibrant, cosmopolitan city that regularly ranks as one of the cities with the highest quality of life in the world.
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