Research Associate / PhD Position in Mathematics

Dresden, (DE)
08 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

At TU Dresden, Faculty of Mathematics, Institute of Algebra, the Chair of Algebra invites applications for two

Research Associates / PhD Positions
(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

which entail 50 % of the fulltime weekly hours, starting as soon as possible and limited until 31.10.2021. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz – WissZeitVG). The positions offer the chance to obtaining further academic qualification (e.g. PhD thesis).

Tasks: Research on the project "Definability and decidability in global and local fields". 

Requirements: university degree in mathematics with excellent grades, basic knowledge in model theory and working knowledge in algebra or number theory, for example decidability in number theory or model theory of valued fields, good English skills.

Applications from women are particularly welcome. The same applies to people with disabilities.

Please submit your application (including CV, grade records, contact data of two references) until 30.10.2018 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) preferably via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal by sending it as a single pdf document to or to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Mathematik, Institut für Algebra, Professur für Algebra, Herrn Prof. Dr. Arno Fehm, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden. Please submit copies only, as your application will not be returned to you. Expenses incurred in attending interviews cannot be reimbursed. 

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