PostDoc and PhD Positions in Human-Centered AI Technologies

Technical University of Munich – Chair of Human-Centered Technologies for Learning

The Chair of Human-Centered Technologies for Learning at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) offers exciting Ph.D. and PostDoc opportunities focused on the cutting-edge field of Human-Centered AI Technologies using advanced Generative AI and novel interaction technologies such as VR/AR and Eye Tracking.

Potential Project Ideas are:

  1. Research in Eye-Tracking Technology and Smart Glasses
  2. Cutting-edge technologies combining Generative AI
  3. Human-Centered Generative AI
  4. AI-based Educational Technologies

Who We Are Looking For:

We seek highly motivated and talented individuals passionate about AI, Human-Computer Interaction, Eye-Tracking, and their responsible applications. Ideal candidates will have:

  • An M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Game Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or related fields.
  • Strong programming skills in Python, Java, C++, etc.
  • A solid foundation in generative AI, machine learning, and related areas.
  • An Interest in eye-tracking technology, VR and AR.
  • Know-how/Interest in designing user studies.
  • Excellent communication skills and a collaborative spirit to work with multidisciplinary professionals.
  • Proficiency in German and English, both written and spoken.

Why Join Us?

As a Ph.D. or PostDoc researcher in our team, you will:

  • Conduct pioneering research at the intersection of AI in Education and Computational Interaction.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative environment with leading experts.
  • Have access to state-of-the-art facilities and a stimulating research setting.
  • Participate in teaching and supervising activities, enriching your academic and professional skills.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit the following documents (preferably in a single PDF) to Prof. Dr. Enkelejda Kasneci ( by 31 May:

  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Motivation letter (max. 1 page).
  • Transcript of records.
  • English proficiency test results (if applicable).
  • Contact information for 2-3 references.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. We value diversity, equity, and inclusion and encourage candidates from underrepresented groups to apply.

Contact: For more information, please contact Prof. Dr. Enkelejda Kasneci (

We are dedicated to offering an inclusive research environment and encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply, including individuals with disabilities. TUM is committed to privacy and data protection; applicants are advised to review our data privacy policy under GDPR.