The research group Computational Neuroscience at the Institute of Neural Computation (Institut für Neuroinformatik) is hiring a student assistant (7-10 h/week) to support the project “Modeling context-dependent acquisition and extinction learning”. Primarily you will be responsible for the manual creation and the procedural generation of virtual experimental environments using the “Blender” modeling system. In addition, you will be involved with the modeling and programming of mobile robots in virtual environments (using Blender), and the real world.
How to Apply
Please send your application by 31.03.2019, including CV and letter of motivation, as a single PDF file to Vinita Samarasinghe, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Excellent knowledge of:
- Experience with Blender as a modeling/simulation tool
- Experience with MATLAB®
- Basic understanding of git version control
- Knowledge in the area of mobile robotics
In addition, the candidate should be able to work in a team and have good communication skills.
Ruhr University Bochum is committed to equal opportunity in employment and gender equality in its working environment. To increase gender distribution in all job categories and at all levels, we strongly encourage applications from qualified women. Female applicants will be given preferential consideration when their level of qualification, competence and professional achievements equals that of male candidates, unless arguments based on the personal background of a male co-applicant prevail. Applications from appropriately qualified handicapped persons are also encouraged.