Communication and Distributed Systems

Ph.D. Position

Ph.D. Student Position in Machine Learning for Next Generation Mobile Networks

We are looking for a Ph.D. student in the EU Horizon project with several European partners from industry, academia and public research organizations.


The goal is to develop a service-oriented, AI-native, and cloud-based 6G network architecture. The CDS group will mainly focus on AI-enabled resource and service orchestration automation and the cloud continuum orchestration framework.

You can find some public information about the 6GCLOUD project at or

The project offers opportunities for international collaboration and research.


The ideal candidate has good understanding of networked systems, machine learning, software engineering, and mobile communication networks. A Master degree in computer science, electrical engineering or related fields is required. Very good English (written and oral) is essential.

We offer

We offer competitive salaries. University of Bern is typically ranked in the top 150 universities worldwide. It is a comprehensive university with focus on excellent research. The city of Bern is the Swiss capital in the center of Switzerland with some of the highest quality of life worldwide.

How to apply

Please send your application as a single PDF document including a short motivation letter, CV, Master thesis, publications, and transcripts from Bachelor and Master studies by e-mail to Priska Grunder ( The position will remain open until a candidate has been found. For questions regarding the program, please contact Prof. Torsten Braun (