The Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at the Georg August University Göttingen,
Germany, invites applications for a
Junior-professorship for Mathematical Optimization
(salary W1 NBesO)
to begin on April 1st, 2018 on a temporary basis,
at the Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics.
Qualified candidates will be recruited as a civil servant on temporary basis for the initial period of three
years with an extension for another three years based on positive evaluation.
The Institute is seeking candidates with a profile in an area of mathematical, in particular, continuous,
optimization that provides links to research groups throughout the Faculty of Mathematics. Applicants
are expected to demonstrate excellence in their research activities and experience in
teaching. Experience in winning third party funding will be viewed as an advantage.
The duties include research and teaching in the fields of expertise as well as participation in teaching
within the scope of the mathematical bachelor’s / master’s programme.
The general duties and responsibilities and preconditions for recruitment are prescribed by § 30 of the
current Lower Saxony Higher Education Act. The period being employed as graduate assistant or
research assistant before or after the doctorate should not exceed a total of six years.
For further information, please contact the office of the Institute for Numerical and Applied
Mathematics, phone 0551/39-4502, firstname.lastname@example.org .
We explicitly welcome applications from abroad. The University of Göttingen strives to increase its
proportion of female staff in areas where women are underrepresented and specifically encourages
qualified women to apply. As a family-friendly university the University of Göttingen
promotes the compatibility of a career in science and family commitments. The university has set itself
the goal of increasing number of severely handicapped employees. Severely handicapped applicants
with adequate qualification will be given preferential consideration. Under certain
circumstances part-time employment is possible.
Applications with pertinent documentation like CV, list of publications, research grant activities,
research and teaching records are to be sent to the Institute for Numerical and Applied Mathematics of
the Georg-August University Göttingen, Lotzestrasse 16-18, 37083 Göttingen, Germany by
October 15, 2017 exclusively by using the following online portal: