Call for applications for funded positions in DoCS
The 2016 call for funded positions in DoCS for 1-4 year period starting from 1.1.2017 was closed at the end of September, 2016. Next call for funded positions will be organised in 2017.
Funded positions in DoCS
Currently, DoCS has 13 funded PhD positions, one of which is shared by two doctoral students. In Call 2016, the positions were given to Jarno Alanko (3 years, 1.1.2017-31.12.2019), Ibbad Hafeez (4 years, 1.1.2017-31.12.2020), Chen He (4 years, 1.1.2017-31.12.2020), Anna Kantosalo (2 years 9 months, 1.1.2017-30.9.2019), Juho Leinonen (4 years, 1.2.2017-31.1.2021), Andreas Niskanen (4 years 1.1.2017-31.12.2020), and Sezin Yaman (1.5 years, 1.1.2017-30.6.2018). These positions are funded by the University of Helsinki, the Faculty of Science, and the Department of Computer Science. In addition to the DoCS positions above, one DoCS student has a position funded by the Research Foundation of the University of Helsinki (Helsingin yliopisto Tiedesäätiö).
Statistics on the applications for funded positions in DoCS in different years is given below. Note that one of the accepted students in Call 2015 has a position funded by the Research Foundation of the University of Helsinki, and one of the DoCS positions is shared by two students.