PhD Position at the UOC (Barcelona, Spain)

PhD Position at the UOC (Barcelona, Spain)

From: Jordi Cabot Sagrera <>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 15:11:31 +0200
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        PHD Position at the Open University of Catalonia (UOC)
                             Barcelona, Spain

o Application Deadline:      November 15, 2007
o Notification of admission: December 10, 2007
o Incorporation:             January  01, 2008
o Full text: [ ]
o Contact: Jordi Cabot [jcabot AT uoc DOT edu]
           Robert Clariso [ rclariso AT uoc DOT edu ]

A PhD position is available at the Software Engineering Research Group of the Open University of Catalonia (UOC). The research will focus on the verification of correctness properties in UML/OCL models using techniques such as Constraint Programming. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in one or more of the following areas: Software Engineering (specially OCL and Model-Driven Development), Formal Verification and Constraint Programming. 

To apply for admission to the PhD position, candidates must meet the following requirements:
- Have sufficient research experience OR an Advanced Studies Diploma (DEA) from a Spanish university.
- A minimum of 60 ECTS on official postgraduate programmes with a research syllabus. 
In both cases, students must have also obtained a total of at least 300 ECTS in all their studies.

The UOC’s research institute, the IN3, offers grants for full-time PhDs that are carried out physically in its headquarters in Castelldefels’s Mediterranean Technology Park (near Barcelona, Spain). Grant recipients will be selected according to their merits.

More information on access requirements, documentation for applications and grants is available at [ ].

Jordi Cabot Sagrera
Professor dels Estudis d'Informātica i Multimčdia
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
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