Phd/doctoral Wien, Austria Apply
TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology)
Wiedner Hauptstr. 8-10
1040 Wien

We are inviting applications for

  2 PhD positions at TU Wien, Austria

starting in October 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter. The appointment is limited to three years (1 year plus 2 years). The annual gross salary is approximately 31.000 Euro.

The successful candidates will join the research group of Prof. Ansgar Jüngel at the Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing of the Vienna University of Technology, Austria. The research foci of the positions are as follows:

  * 2 PhD students: analysis and/or numerical approximation of diffusion
    systems from cell biology (e.g. stochastic Nernst-Planck models, vasculogenesis models),
    financed by the ERC Advanced Grant "Emerging network structures and neuromorphic
    applications" (

Successful candidates will benefit from the various activities of the Viennese community on partial differential equations, like the Vienna Center for PDEs ( and the Vienna School of Mathematics ( The positions do not involve any teaching obligations.

The Vienna University of Technology intends to increase the number of women on its faculty
and therefore specifically invites applications by women. Among equally qualified applicants women will receive preferential consideration.

Please send informal enquiries to Prof. Ansgar Jüngel (


Application Instructions

Applicants should have or being close to an excellent PhD or master degree in mathematics or related fields, respectively. They should have a strong background in (nonlinear) partial  differential equations, applied analysis, numerical analysis, and/or stochastic analysis. The application should contain a letter/statement of interest, a curriculum vitae, degree certificates, a short research statement, and recommendation letters (optional). Please send the application in a *single* PDF file to Ms Manuela Khaladj (

   until *15 July 2021*.

Interviews are expected to be done online using Zoom Meetings.

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