PhD Candidate in Augmented Reality for Next-Generation Maritime Training

UiT-The Arctic University of Norway

Department of Engineering & Safety at UiT The Arctic University of Norway has a PhD position available for candidates with strong Computer Science background.

The PhD position is closely linked with an ongoing European research and innovation project supported under Horizon 2020 called WEKIT. WEKIT stands for Wearable Experience for Knowledge Intensive Training. The aim of WEKIT is to bring learning content and technical documentation to life via task-sensitive Augmented Reality (AR), making training more efficient, affordable and engaging. For details, please see

In this project, we aim to develop WEKIT for training in maritime domain. Experience in maritime domain is encouraged, but not mandatory. The project requires strong programming & information technology skills, and may require some travel.

For applying, please go to