Research laboratories at the Faculty of Computer and Information Science are always open for enthusiastic students. To know more about reasearch in a specific laboratory, feel free to contact them. Current open research positions are listed bellow.

faculty of computer and information science


invites applications for the position of

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Computer Science


Positions are available effective October 2018, subject to individual circumstances of successful candidates.

Applications are invited from candidates with a proven academic and/or industrial research record, a potential for world-class scientific achievements, and a commitment to teaching our Bachelor/Master/PhD courses (the language of instruction is English).

The candidate should demonstrate the potential to excel in at least one of the computer science areas and should have proven teaching qualifications. Preference will be given to experts in the fields of Software Engineering, Cyber Security and Parallel Processing and candidates who will supplement our existing strength in Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Networks, and the Internet of Things. Besides research and teaching, applicants should be committed to public outreach and professional service to the scientific community. PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field is required.

The position is tenured or tenure-earning with remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications, following the Slovene law and work force regulations. The position also includes an attractive start-up package for PhD student funding.


Slovenia is an attractive location reaching into the Alps and the Mediterranean, a European Union member state with a high quality of life and well preserved environment. The capital, Ljubljana, is a charming middle size European city, the European Green Capital 2016, with a lively cultural and academic life. University of Ljubljana is the best national and a strong regional educational institution ranked among top 500 universities according to e ARWU Shanghai, Times THES-QS and WEBOMETRICS rankings. Faculty of Computer and Information Science employs 170 research, teaching and administrative staff and enrolls approximately 1300 undergraduate and graduate students. The Faculty research, funded by EU, national and industry grants, is particularly strong in fields related to Artificial Intelligence, an area traditionally researched by our Faculty since 1970s. In 2014 the Faculty moved to newly constructed $100 million premises in Ljubljana.


Applications including:

  • a cover letter
  • CV including a complete bibliography
  • a teaching statement
  • a research statement and
  • three referee contacts

should be submitted at the online portal at until February 20 th, 2018.


For further information please contact the Vice Dean for International Affairs Prof. Veljko Pejović (email:, Tel: +386 1 4798257) for academic questions, and the head of the Human Resources Office, Ms. Milica Vidić (E-mail:, Tel: +386 1 4798115) for administrative questions.


The Faculty of Computer and Information Science is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female and/or international candidates to apply.


Laboratory for Data Technologies


Research field: data technologies and healthcare data

Research work on EkoSMART research programme:

  • Language independent information extraction from unstructured healthcare data
  • Anomaly detection in remote patient monitoring for patients with multiple chronic diseases
  • Data schema mapping in healthcare
  • Attribute Based Access Control for healthcare data

Research programme runs until March 2019

Contact: Marko Bajec


Gorenje d.d.


Industry scholarships for PhD students working in the field of electronics development

Proposed research topics:

  • Controlling household appliances with speech
  • Speech synthesis on household appliances
  • Machine learning: Smart and adaptive user interfaces