WASP Industrial PhD student positions

The second call for WASP Industrial PhD student positions is now closed. Wallenberg Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) is Sweden’s largest individual research program ever, and provides a platform for academic research and education, fostering interaction with Sweden’s leading technology companies. The program addresses research on autonomous systems acting in collaboration with humans, adapting to their environment through sensors, information and knowledge, and forming intelligent systems-of-systems. WASP’s key value is research excellence in autonomous systems and software for the benefit of Swedish industry. The graduate school within WASP is dedicated to provide the skills needed to analyze, develop, and […]

Umeå University makes massive effort on autonomous systems for industry and society of the future

The Kempe Foundations have granted two years of funding for eight postdoctoral researchers in autonomous systems in a major investment at Umeå University. Autonomous systems consist of software and infrastructure that together with humans provide increased functionality, sustainability, and efficiency for society, such as self-driving cars, industry robots, and socially intelligent computer systems that can help people in their everyday life. More information.

Pre-announcement: WASP Industrial PhD student positions

WASP will open the second call for Industrial PhD student positions 24 January 2017. Timetable Opening date:  2017-01-24 Application due date:  2017-03-31 Date of decision:  2017-06-08 Earliest start:  2017-08-01 Preliminary 15-20 industrial PhD positions are foreseen for this call. Details concerning the application process will be posted in connection with the opening of the call.  

Sweden´s largest research program offers strongly financed positions

Wallenberg Autonomous Systems Program (WASP) is Sweden’s largest individual research program ever, and provides a platform for academic research and education, fostering interaction with Sweden’s leading technology companies. The program addresses research on autonomous systems acting in collaboration with humans, adapting to their environment through sensors, information and knowledge, and forming intelligent systems of systems. Software is the main enabler in autonomous systems, and is an integrated research theme of the program. WASP aims to build a world leading platform for academic research that interacts with leading companies to develop knowledge and competence for the future. WASP will strengthen, expand, […]

Associate Professor in Software Technology

The Computer Science department at Lund University invites applications for a newly created faculty position as Associate Professor in Software Technology supported by the Wallenberg Autonomous Systems Program (WASP), a 10 year research program funded by a 1,300 MSEK donation by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, and with additional 500 MSEK funding provided by industry and participating universities. We are looking for candidates with an excellent research record, demonstrated through a clear and innovative research vision along with research results, including software, and publications in conferences and journals of top quality. Special attention will be paid to industry collaboration […]