Professorship (W3) in Applied Mathematics

Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Heidelberg
Job Description: 

The Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, Heidelberg University, invites applications for a Professorship (W3) in Applied Mathematics. Applicants should have an eminent research record in Applied Mathematics with emphasis on mathematical modeling with analytical and/or stochastical methods. They should have profound experience with interdisciplinary and application-oriented projects and should complement the existing research activities at the Institute for Applied Mathematics (IAM) and the Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR), for example in the areas of bio- or material science. Adequate participation is expected in the teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses in Mathematics particularly in the area of Analysis. In general, German is the language of instruction.

Prerequisites for application are a university degree and (in accordance with Article 47, paragraph 2 of the Higher Education Law of the State of Baden-Württemberg), a Habilitation, a successfully evaluated junior professorship or equivalent qualification.

The faculty intends to increase the number of women in teaching and research; women are therefore explicitly invited to apply. Handicapped persons with the same qualifications will be given preference.

Applications (hardcopy and electronic) with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, description of scientific interests, list of publications (no reprints), record of teaching activities) should be submitted until October 30, 2011, To: Dekan der Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik, Universität Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 288, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany. E-Mail:

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Deadline for Application: 
Oct 30 2011