Opportunities in the lab

We have open PhD positions. At ETH Zürich, PhD students can start anytime during the year as long as they have finished their master's degree.
Suitable backgrounds for candidates include Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Robotics, Statistics, Bioengineering.

Application materials

No cover letter necessary, but please submit:

  1. research plan (≤ 0.5 pages on your desired area of work, goals, and ambitions),
  2. alignment (≤ 0.5 pages on how your plan relates to two or more of our recent projects),
  3. your CV,
  4. names and contacts of two references,
  5. transcripts of records (both undergrad and master's).

Make your application complete and specific to our research!

Direct Doctorate: PhD program for bachelor graduates

The Direct Doctorate is open to exceptional undergrad applicants at the Department of Computer Science. Included are tuition waivers and a stipend for a 2-year research master's program. Candidates automatically enroll into the regular PhD program afterwards.

Applications for the Direct Doctorate (link) are open November 15 – December 15, 2024.

Postdoc positions

We support strong candidates for their application to the ETH Fellowship program (deadlines March 1 and September 1). This opportunity fully funds a two-year postdoc stay including salary, equipment, travel, conference attendance, etc. If you have a strong track record in one of the areas listed above, please read through the program description and contact us.

Alternatively, candidates may consider the SNSF Swiss Postdoctoral Fellowships (SPF). The program supports up to 24 months of a postdoc.

Research internships

We have hosted strong candidates for research internships or visits in the past, which often resulted in publications at top-tier venues. Research internships are available for exceptional students with a strong track record who are enrolled in master's or PhD programs outside ETH Zürich.

If you're interested, please reach out and include your materials.

Student Summer Research Fellowship (next deadline: December 2024)

Bachelor's and master's students can apply for the Student Summer Research Fellowship at the Department of Computer Science. The program covers two-month internship including a VISA, travel, a stipend, and housing in Zurich.

Apply by December 15, 2024 on the department's summer fellowship application portal.

ETH Zurich is a great place to work on exciting research! Check out the teaser: