Communication Systems Dept

Semantic communication

Postdoctoral and Senior Researcher Positions – Communication Systems M/F (CS_MK_PostDoc_25102022_US)
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The selected candidate(s) will conduct fundamental, independent research in the area of goal-oriented semantic communication, covering various aspects and approaches, ranging from information theory to machine learning. Positions are funded by the ERC Consolidator Grant SONATA.


3 Faculty Positions M/F

The Communications Systems department at EURECOM invites applications for 3 full time tenured faculty positions. Both junior and more experienced candidates are encouraged to apply. In order to complement our current activities, we seek candidates already pursuing research in the all areas of advanced communication systems and future networks including both electrical engineering and computer science profiles

Candidates are expected to be publishing their research in top IEEE and/or ACM conferences and journals. Candidates will contribute to and benefit from the department's strong presence in collaborative projects (Horizon Europe, ANR) and its projects with key international industry R&D labs in the field. The selected candidates will also contribute to EURECOM’s masters level teaching program. We welcome outstanding candidates with a proven research and teaching record in some of the following areas:

  • Communication/Information theory
  • AI/ML approaches to communication systems
  • Next Generation Computing (e.g. Quantum) for Communication Systems
  • Autonomous Networks and Systems
  • Distributed Computing and Networking
  • 3GPP Cellular Networking Protocols (RAN and Core)
  • Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
  • Transportation Modeling and Simulation (vehicles, drones),
  • Vehicular Communications and Networks,
  • Mobile Cyber-Physical Systems,
  • Positioning and Navigation Systems,
  • Robotic Systems (connected driverless cars, drones),
  • THz radio and Optical Wireless Communications

Research topics:
Communication and Information Theory, AI/ML Techniques in Communication Systems, 6G Networking, 6G Autonomous and Distributed Systems, Quantum Computing for Communication Systems, 6G Unmanned Mobility

Candidates must have a PhD in computer science, telecommunication or electrical engineering and have previously published cutting-edge research results at an international level. A past experience in working and building collaborative projects is a definite advantage.

Qualified applicants should send a cover letter with a resume including a publication list emphasizing the three most important publications, a statement of proposed research and teaching activities, and the names and addresses of three references by e-mail under reference: CS_RK_Faculty_260422 to Screening will start immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For more information, please contact Prof. Raymond Knopp (

Publication date: 26/04/2022
Start date: ASAP
Duration: Full time permanent contract

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The Communications Systems department at EURECOM invites applications for 3 full time tenured faculty positions.

OpenAirInterface 5G New Radio development

Post-Doctoral / Research Engineer Position M/F (Reference: CS_FK_ING_5GNR_052021)

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OpenAirInterface ( is the most complete open-source software stack for 3GPP based 4G and 5G systems that runs on general purpose computing and radio hardware. It is a truly collaborative project with more than 50 contributors from more than 20 institutions worldwide. It was created by Eurecom and is now hosted by the OpenAirInterface Software Alliance. However, Eurecom is still one of the major contributors to the project.