Vacancy Notice  147/2021

The Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (OVGU) is an internationally oriented and regionally networked university with a strong research profile.


The Faculty of Computer Science seeks to fill the following vacancy at the Institute for Simulation and Graphics

Research Assistant (m/f/d)
for pursuing a doctorate

Salary Scale:
13 TV-L
Date commencing:
next possible date
Fixed term until:
Contract status:
50 %

Main responsibilities:

  • Research in the field of medical Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)
  • Development of new 3D visualization and interaction techniques
  • Development of software prototypes for medical applications

The possibility of a doctoral or postdoctoral qualification is given and is supported accordingly.

Requirements for the position:

  • master or diploma degree  in computer science, computational visualistics, interaction design or a comparable course of study
  • Above-average academic performance
  • Very good programming skills

If you have any questions regarding the content of the advertised position, please send an e-mail to Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen: hansen(at)

Applications from disabled persons will be given priority in the case of equal suitability, ability and professional expertise. The Otto von Guericke University aims to increase the proportion of women researchers within the university and specifically encourages women to apply.

Please note the information for storage of personal data:

Please send your complete application (cover letter, curriculum vitae, references) by June 20, 2021 (date of receipt of application) using the online application portal.

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