Postdoctoral positions in AI for Programming Education

Website Max Planck Institute for Software Systems

The Max Planck Institute for Software Systems in Germany (MPI-SWS, has several open postdoctoral positions in AI for Programming Education.

*** Open positions ***
We are looking to hire postdoctoral researchers in AI for Programming Education. Main topics of interest include, but are not limited to: program synthesis and repair, neuro-symbolic AI, reinforcement learning, human-centered computing, cognitive science, and learning sciences.

These are joint positions with Adish Singla (MPI-SWS), Sumit Gulwani (Microsoft), and Rupak Majumdar (MPI-SWS). Moreover, you will have opportunities to conduct interdisciplinary work in close collaboration with researchers at several institutions, both within Max Planck Society and worldwide.

*** Resources ***
Postdoctoral research positions come with highly competitive salaries, as well as generous travel, administrative, and technical support. You will have opportunities to work closely with graduate students, recruit interns, and lead research projects. In short, you will have great support to do outstanding research.

MPI-SWS is located in Saarbrucken and Kaiserslautern, Germany, in the tri-border area of Germany, France, and Luxembourg. The area offers a high standard of living, beautiful surroundings, and easy access to major metropolitan areas in central Europe.

*** Qualifications ***
Postdoctoral applicants should have completed or be close to completing a Ph.D. in a relevant field (e.g., Computer Science, Information Science, Engineering, Cognitive Science). Applicants should have a strong track record of research publications in top-tier conferences. We maintain an open, international, and diverse work environment, and seek applications from outstanding researchers regardless of national origin. Our working language is English.

*** How to apply ***
Please apply at by creating a new application under the category “Post Doctoral Researcher Position”. You need to provide your CV, a research statement, an optional teaching statement, and names of 3 references. Reviews of applications will start immediately, and continue until the positions are filled.

*** Contacts and further information ***
For any questions or informal queries, please get in touch with Adish Singla (, Sumit Gulwani (, or Rupak Majumdar ( You can find more about our work at:

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