The University of Hamburg (Germany) is currently recruiting a Marie Curie Scholarship PhD student,
with the research direction on “Freight transport model with autonomous inland shipping
application and environmental externalities”. The selected candidate will receive funding from the
prestigious Marie-Sk.odowska-Curie Innovative Training Network for 36 months, and will be jointly
trained by 10 European universities and 10 industry organizations, with Prof. Qing Liu (University of
Hamburg) as the main supervisor. In addition to the monthly basic gross salary of approximately
€3771 , they will also be offered to take advantage of 6 joint scientific research training and
vocational skills workshops, and many international conferences.
Master students (or excellent bachelor students) with relevant research interests and backgrounds in
transportation economics, econometrics, machine learning and ship autonomous driving are welcome
to apply as soon as possible. Fluency in English is required, and a basic knowledge of German is
preferred. For details, please refer to the joint application website: https://etn-
autobarge.eu/recruitment/open-positions/esr12/ or welcome to consult Prof. Qing Liu qing.liu@uni-
The deadline is September 1, 2021!