Research Associate - Faculty of Mathematics

Dresden, Sachsen (DE)
06 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

At TU Dresden, Faculty of Mathematics, Institute of Scientific Computing the Chair of Applied Analysis offers a position as

Research Associate

(Subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)

starting at October 1st 2018, limited until October 31st 2019 with the possibility of prolongation. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz - WissZeitVG). Balancing family and career is an important issue. The post is basically suitable for candidates seeking part-time employment. The position offers the chance to obtain further academic qualification.

Tasks: Research on homogenization of partial differential equations and analysis of variational problems with various scales with applications to continuum mechanics; active cooperation in research activities of the Chair of Applied Analysis.

Requirements: university degree and PhD in mathematics or comparable qualification, working experience in theory of partial differential equations, calculus of variations, as well as in one or more of the following fields: nonlinear elasticity, gradient systems, quantitative (stochastic) homogenization, random walks in random environments. Active cooperation in research activities of the Chair of Applied Analysis and interest in interdisciplinary projects are expected.

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

Please submit your comprehensive application including the usual documents by 24.08.2018 (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 by mail to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Mathematik, Institut für Wissenschaftliches Rechnen, Professur für Angewandte Analysis, Herrn Prof. Dr. Stefan Neukamm, 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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