PhD Position available

We are looking for a PhD student in the area of query optimization/processing for our DFG-funded project "Declarative Performance in Datalog".

  • Full-time PhD position (3 years), salary level EG-13.
  • Possibility to work part-time in home-office.


  • M.Sc. in Computer Science or a related field (please also apply if you are about to obtain the degree)
  • Strong programming skills (C/C++)
  • Knowledge in data management and database engineering (e.g. by having taken DB courses)
  • Good written and spoken english skills
  • Team-oriented working-style.

For more information about the project or to apply for the position, please send an e-mail to

The official job description is available as pdf.