ENAC – Two PhD positions – Large-scale Habitat Suitability Mapping with Machine Learning


Your mission As a PhD student, you will investigate the potential of deep learning models for describing the suitability of habitats to host animal and vegetal species. In particular, you will develop models based on remote sensing data to model habitats where species can be found and prosper. To do so, you will leverage large-scale (…)

ENAC – Two PhD positions – Migration and Urban Demography in the Global South


Two fully-funded 4-year PhD positions in the Laboratory of Urban Demography (URBDEMO) at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale of Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland We are looking for talented Master’s graduates with a strong interest in urban demography and related interdisciplinary issues, and with high potential to improve our understanding of the patterns, drivers and consequences of migration (…)

STI – Two PhD positions in Data-Driven Modelling and Control Group


Two PhD positions are available immediately in Data-Driven Modelling and Control Group. The positions are funded by Swiss National Science Foundation for a project called Direct Data-Driven Control (D3Control). In this project, direct data-driven algorithms are developed in time and frequency domain to compute fixed structure controllers that are suitable for distributed control of large (…)

Faculty Positions in Neuroscience


The Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) invites applications for two faculty positions at the Tenure Track Assistant Professor level in the Brain Mind Institute of the School of Life Sciences. We seek candidates committed to research in the broad fields of neuroscience, neuroengineering and neurotechnology with interest in brain (dys)function, neurodegeneration, regeneration, stem cells (…)

ENAC – Two Ph.D. student positions – Geomechanics for engineered geological barriers


 Your mission: The Laboratory of Soil Mechanics (LMS) at the School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering at EPFL Switzerland is seeking 2 Ph.D. students to enhance our geomechanical knowledge and predictive capabilities of the mechanical behavior of engineered geological barriers. The 2 Ph.D. students will have to gain insights into the mechanical behavior of (…)

SB – PhD student position in experimental particle physics


The High Energy Physics Laboratory of EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne [1], invites applications for a PhD student position in experimental particle physics (LHCb). LHCb is a flavour physics experiment running at CERN’s LHC, which has recently reported exciting evidence for new phenomena beyond the Standard Model of particle physics. The (…)

ENAC – PhD position in Plant Ecophysiology and Species Interactions


The Plant Ecology Research Laboratory PERL in the Institute of Environmental Engineering at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland) is offering a PhD position in plant ecophysiology starting in April 2022. PERL studies the impact of plant biodiversity loss on ecosystem functions and services and the physiological processes involved in plant responses to climatic stress. The PhD will (…)

Faculty Positions in Computer and Communication Sciences


The School of Computer and Communication Sciences (IC) at EPFL invites applications for tenure track faculty positions in all areas of computer and communication sciences. The appointments will be at the assistant professor level, but senior appointments are also possible. Candidates must have an outstanding academic record, a compelling high-impact vision, and a strong commitment (…)

STI – PhD position in High-frequency active free-space photonics


Your mission The newly founded Hybrid Photonics Laboratory at EPFL is seeking for talented and motivated PhD candidates to work in the young and dynamic field of free-space high-frequency active photonics with applications in in coherent ranging, feedback control of (quantum) sources, diffractive computing, or tunable optics. As a successful candidate of this brand-new team, (…)

STI – PhD student position in Integrated Terahertz Quantum Photonics


Your mission The newly founded Hybrid Photonics Laboratory at EPFL is seeking for talented and motivated candidates to work in the young and dynamic field of Integrated Hybrid Photonics for Terahertz applications in metrology, generation, and quantum transduction. As a successful candidate of brand-new team, you will shape the future of terahertz science and technology (…)