This year, the ANU Planning Group is planning to recruit up to 5 postdocs and 8 PhD students to work on the topics below. There are also opportunities for dual/co-tutelle PhD arrangements with collaborator groups.


  • Classical Planning
  • Hierarchical Planning
  • Heuristic Search
  • Planning under Uncertainty
  • Multi-Objective Planning
  • Temporal Planning
  • Learning Planning Models
  • Deep Learning for Planning
  • Generalised Planning
  • Explainable Planning
  • Ethics in Planning
  • Theoretical Foundations of Planning
  • Robot Motion Planning
  • Applications of Planning (physics, space, aeronautics, energy)

Canberra and ANU#

  • Our beautiful city has been named in the top 3 healthiest and most innovative cities to live in!
  • ANU is ranked 27th in the world and 1st in Australia by QS World University Rankings.
  • Postdocs (level B) salaries: AUD $103K-118K + 17% superannuation.
  • PhD scholarships: minimum AUD $34K tax-free.

Please Join Us!#

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