Doctoral Positions in Munich and Graz

Karl-Franzens-Universitaet Graz
Job Description: 

The international research training group "Optimization and Numerical
Analysis for Partial Differential Equations with Nonsmooth Structures"
(IGDK 1754), funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the
Austrian Science Fund (FWF) associated with the four universities

* Technische Universitaet Muenchen (Germany)
* Universitaet der Bundeswehr Muenchen (Germany)
* Karl-Franzens-Universitaet Graz (Austria)
* Technische Universitaet Graz (Austria)

invites applications for Doctoral positions in Munich and in Graz.

Applicants should hold a master's degree or equivalent in mathematics
or related areas with a strong background in one of the fields of
numerics, optimization, or analysis. Highly qualified women are
especially invited to apply.

Applicants are asked to submit a curriculum vitae, copies of
certifications of academic qualifications held, a copy of a degree
thesis or of a peer-reviewed publication (if available) and two
letters of recommendation. Additionally, the candidates are asked to
inform themselves beforehand about the spectrum of the available PhD
topics from the web page of the IGDK and to order them according to
their interest, giving written explanations for their choice within
the application letter.

To ensure full consideration, all information should preferably be
received by June 30, 2012. Applications should be sent by email to both
speakers Prof. Dr. Boris Vexler ( and Prof. Dr. Karl Kunisch
( For further information about scientific
topics covered and conditions for application, please visit our

Deadline for Application: 
Jun 30 2012