PhD Position in Millimeter-Wave Communications (3 positions)

Wireless Networking Group

Deadline for receipt of applications: June 14th, 2023 23:59 AoE (15 June 2023, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)

The Wireless Networking Group at IMDEA Networks Institute has an opening for a PhD student in the area of millimeter-wave communications. The successful candidate will work on topics such as millimeter-wave MIMO and joint communication and sensing.

The position offers:

  • impactful work in a team of excellent millimeter-wave researchers
  • a unique opportunity to work with cutting-edge millimeter-wave testbeds
  • the prospect to publish at top-tier venues in wireless communications and networking.

The position requires:

  • a degree in Computer Science or related field, with a solid academic record
  • strong programming skills
  • fluency in written and spoken English
  • enthusiasm for interdisciplinary research
  • previous experience in wireless networking and testbeds (not mandatory, but highly appreciated).

The PhD student will be supervised by Dr. Joerg Widmer. Candidates shall submit by the call deadline a CV, a motivation letter, and two reference letters through the IMDEA Networks hiring portal, at Contact the supervisor at for questions about this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity

 IMDEA Networks Institute aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore qualified female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Until a balanced ratio of men and women has been achieved at the institute, preference will be given to women if applicants have similar qualifications. IMDEA Networks Institute actively promotes diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants are not to be discriminated against in personnel selection procedures on the grounds of gender, ethnicity, religion or ideology, age, sexual orientation (anti-discrimination). People with disabilities who have the relevant qualifications are expressly invited to apply.


  1. Remember to select the following option: PhD: PhD Student positions [2023]
  2. Deadline for receipt of applications: June 14th, 2023 23:59 AoE (15 June 2023, 13:59h Europe/Madrid Time)
  3. If necessary choose as supervisor Joerg WIDMER