Institute for Web Science and Technologies · Universität Koblenz
Institute WeST


Research Associates

Are you interested in pursuing a Doctorate in Computer Science in the field of data science? Or maybe a Postdoc who would like to further their career in Germany or complete a habilitation? Then you might be exactly who we have been looking for!

Please get in touch to inquire whether we have any funded positions available or to discuss other funding opportunities. For example, promising fellowship programmes are offered by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) (if you are abroad right now) or the German Science Foundation (DFG) (if you are already in Germany). Some countries also have their own dedicated fellowship programmes to support studies abroad.

For potential topics of research, please have a look at our research interests . Please also consult this advice on how to write a PhD research proposal .

There are many good reasons for studying in Germany . It is a leading research nation that is located in the heart of Europe. Moreover, there are no tuition fees in Germany. In fact, doctorate students usually have funded positions as research associates or have received a scholarship. Universität Koblenz is a young university with a modern campus. The WeST Institute has a high international visibility and has been an important stepping stone in the careers of several renowned academics.

Graduate Student Assistants

We also often look for talented students who are interested in gaining first experience in research and teaching. Please get in touch with us if you are interested in this opportunity.