Post-Doc position in New Frontiers Group on 'Multiscale modeling and simulation of crowded transport in the life and social sciences'
The New Frontiers Group on 'Multiscale modeling and simulation of crowded transport in the life and social sciences' at the Johann Radon Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics (RICAM, http://www.ricam.oeaw.ac.at/ ) is seeking for a Pos-tDoc with a strong background in numerical methods for partial differential equations. The successful candidate will join the team of Marie-Therese Wolfram, which is working on analytic and computational aspects of crowded transport. The research focus be adjusted to the candidates' interests and should include collaborative projects within the working group.
We are looking for talented and independent young researcher with an exceptional research background in the field of numerical and/or analytic methods for partial differential equations. A PhD in applied mathematics is mandatory. A strong record of relevant publications in international peer-reviewed journals in applied mathematics is essential.
The position is available from October 1, 2014 and will be offered as a fixed-term contract for an initial period of one year (with a possible extension up to three years). The monthly gross salary is based on the salary scale of the FWF and will be EUR 3483,40 (14 times per year).
Applicants should send the following information:
- motivation letter
- research statement
- curriculum vitae
- PhD certificate and
- publication list
in a single pdf file to firstname.lastname@example.org until August 18, 2014.
- The Austrian Academy of Sciences is an equal opportunity employer.