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PhD & Postdoctoral Research Positions

Unsolicited Applications

Prof. D’Andrea accepts unsolicited applications by regular mail only. Email applications will not be acknowledged. Please include the following documents in your application:

  • Cover letter that includes a research statement (max. 2 pages)
  • CV
  • Transcripts of all obtained degrees (in English)
  • Ranking information about all obtained degrees (absolute ranking, or mean and standard deviation of GPAs of graduating class)
  • Three references and their contact information (letters of reference are not requested until a later stage in the application process)


Please note that due to the limited number of positions, selection is
 highly competitive. Applicants should consider that past successful candidates:

  • Graduated number one in their class, at a top university.
  • Were world champions at major robotics competitions.
  • Blew our socks off in a previous project with us.
  • Received excellent reference letters from widely known, world-class researchers.

Please mail your application by postal mail (hard copies) to the following address:

D'Andrea Research Position Application
Attention: Katharina Munz
Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control
ETH Zürich
ML K 32.3
Sonneggstrasse 3
8092 Zurich
Switzerland

External Student Internships

Prof. D'Andrea offers projects and internships to qualified students worldwide.

Eligibility
Preference is given to students with outstanding grades and/or project experience, whose background relates to one or more of our current research projects. Please review our current projects carefully before applying.

Timing/Duration
Projects and internships may begin at any time during the year. Students are expected to work a minimum of three months on any given project.

Stipend
Limited funding may be available.

How to Apply

Applications must be made by postal mail (hard copies). Incomplete applications, or applications sent by fax or email, will not be considered.

The following documents must be included in your application:

  1. Signed copy of the Student Application (PDF, 127 KB)
  2. Official copy of your current transcript
  3. Three letters of reference
  4. Your current resume
  5. 1-page letter of intent describing how your educational background and/or experience relates to your project(s) of interest

Mail your complete application to:
D'Andrea External Students
Attention: Katharina Munz
Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control
ETH Zürich
ML K 32.3
Sonneggstrasse 3
8092 Zurich
Switzerland

Deadlines

Switzerland
Students should submit their application at least 6 weeks prior to their desired start date.

European Union
Students should submit their application at least 2 months prior to their desired start date.

Other Countries
Students should submit their application at least 4 months prior to their desired start date.

Jobs for ETH Students

Hilfsassistenten must have a Bachelor of Science and be a student at ETH. To apply, please contact the project supervisor listed on the job description.

Sorry, no open positions at the moment.

Technical and Administrative Positions

Sorry, no open positions at the moment.

Positions with Spinoff Companies (7 vacancies)

 
 
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21.07.2017
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