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Four-Year Doctoral Candidate Positions in Multidisciplinary Passenger Ship Design
Aalto University School of Engineering


Date Posted Jun. 12, 2018
Title Four-Year Doctoral Candidate Positions in Multidisciplinary Passenger Ship Design
University Aalto University School of Engineering
Department Department of Mechanical Engineering
Application Deadline Jul. 31, 2018
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2018
 
  • Espoo
    Finland
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Transportation Engineering
    Sustainable Engineering
    Structural Engineering
    Ocean Engineering
    Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Industrial & Systems Engineering
    Engineering Mechanics
    Construction Engineering/Management
    Civil Engineering
 
 

Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 20 000 students and more than 400 professors. Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.

Aalto University School of Engineering invites applications for

Four-Year Doctoral Candidate Positions in Multidisciplinary Passenger Ship Design
The above-mentioned positions are located in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Marine Technology research group which focuses on research of ship structures and strength, ship hydrodynamics and safety with applications to arctic ships, passenger ships, autonomous ships and marine traffic (see: http://mecheng.aalto.fi/en/research/marine_technology/ .

Requirements

The applicants should have experience in some of the following research areas:

  • Naval architecture and/or marine engineering,
  • Experience-based design, product development and/or industrial design,
  • Artificial experience, modeling of human decision making and/or optimization
  • Maritime transport, logistics and/or economics.

The applicant for the position of Doctoral Candidate must have a Master’s degree and must fulfill the requirements for doctoral students at the Aalto University School of Engineering (see https://into.aalto.fi/display/endoctoraleng/Admission+requirements .

Employment

The expected duration of doctoral studies is four years, but a contract is at first made for one year, and the extension depends on candidate’s advancement in her/his studies and research. The salary is according to the salary system of Aalto University.

How to apply

Please, submit the applications online through the link provided below no later than 31 June 2018 including

1. Motivation letter
2. CV
3. A certified copy of masterĀ“s degree certificate and official transcript of records, and their translations, if the originals are not in Finnish, Swedish or English
4. Proof of proficiency in Finnish, Swedish or English if the applicant is not a native speaker of them (see https://into.aalto.fi/display/endoctoraleng/Application+instructions#Applicationinstructions-LanguagerequirementsLanguagerequirements )

For additional information on funding and contents of work, please contact Professors Pentti Kujala or Jani Romanoff (or in recruitment process -related questions HR-coordinator Anna-Maija Harju) E-mails: firstname.lastname@aalto.fi.

Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period and to consider candidates who have not submitted applications during the application period.

Espoo, 12 June 2018


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Associate Professor Jani Romanoff
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Aalto University School of Engineering
    Puumiehenkuja 5, Espoo
    Espoo
    Finland
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  • firstname.lastname@aalto.fi

 

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