ERC-Funded Positions in Goal-Oriented Semantic Communication
A variety of PhD student, Postdoc Fellow and 5-year Researcher Positions are available at the Communication Systems Department, EURECOM, France.
Jan 22, 2021

Successful candidates will pursue fundamental research on advanced technologies for future intelligent networked systems, with applications to robotics and autonomous systems, real-time networking, smart IoT, and cyber-physical systems.

Research topics include, but are not limited to, Communication and Information Theory, Semantics of Information, Intelligent Distributed Systems, and Networked Control.

Positions are offered within the ERC Consolidator Grant SONATA:


EURECOM is among the top European Graduate Schools in information science.

It is located in the heart of the French Riviera, inside the multi-cultural Silicon Valley of Europe (Tech Park Sophia-Antipolis).

English is the official and only language of the University.

Required skills and knowledge

  • Strong mathematical background.
  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills
  • Solid knowledge on at least one of the following areas: communication and information theory, signal processing, wireless networking, optimization, applied mathematics, theoretical computer science.
  • Strong publication record in top notch conferences and journals (for experienced researchers).
  • Very good interpersonal, organization, and communication skills.

How to Apply

Please send your application directly to Prof. Marios Kountouris ( [email protected] ).

Applications shall include:

  • Detailed CV.
  • Short statement describing your motivation, area of interest, and experience with related topics.
  • Contact information for three references.

Deadline: February 22, 2021 or until positions are filled.