Phd/doctoral Erlangen, Germany Apply
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Department Mathematik
Cauerstr. 11
91058 Erlangen

In the group of Prof. Peter Knabner at the Department of Mathematics  of the University of Erlangen-Nuernberg (Germany) there is an open postdoctoral position (Scientific Assistant) in the area of

Numerical Mathematics/Scientific Computing

starting September 2017. The position is connected with teaching duties in mathematics or the mathematics education of engineering students (scope 5 hours per  week). This requires the ability to teach in German. An integration in our research topic "Numerical Methods for Multicomponent Reactive Transport Problems in Porous Media" is expected.

Candidates should have a strong background in numerical methods for  partial differential equations, including experience of programming  and implementation of numerical methods. The applicant is supposed to  further develop our proprietary C++ software, and to perform benchmark studies  in reactive multicomponent - multiphase transport problems.

The position will end at 31/03/2020. The salary is according to the German civil service tariff  E13 TV-L.


Application Instructions

Applications with the common material (CV, list of publications, list of teaching experience) are asked to be send by e-mail to:

Prof. Dr. Peter Knabner
Lehrstuhl für Angewandte Mathematik 1
Cauerstraße 11
91058 Erlangen

Telephone: +49 9131 85 67226

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+49 9131 8567226