Open Positions

PhD Positions and Scientific Staff

The institute of Control and System Theory is continuously interested in applications from outstanding candidates for research positions (level of Phd student or postdoc). The primary research area are methods for control or optimization of distributed, nonlinear, or hybrid dynamic systems with possible application in automotive, robotic, or production systems.
A necessary requirement for being hired is a Master degree in electrical or mechanical engineering, mathematics, or a similar discipline with very good results and a clear focus on control systems.

If interested, send the application material (including statement of research interests, CV and transcripts) to: rst(at)

Undergraduate Student Positions

The institute continuously employs students for work within research projects or support of teaching. A necessary requirement for being hired is a successful result in the course "Fundamentals of Control" (grade of at least 2.0). If interested send an application (with statement of interest and transcript) to "rst(at)".

Current offers:

The institute presently employs students for the following work:

  • Support in preparation of course material (required: very good command of German and English language; experience with the text processing system LaTeX)

If interested please contact: rst(at)