Postdoctoral Researcher in Mathematics

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Job Description: 

The Mathematical Institute at the Georg-August-University Göttingen
invites applications for a full position as postdoctoral researcher within the scope of the
German Research Foundation (DFG) Priority Programme "1388 Representation Theory".
The position is for two years, starting October 1, 2012.

Position: The succesful candidate is expected to carry out research in complex
algebraic geometry, in particular questions related to line bundles and linear series,
with applications to group actions and representation theory.

The position is a full research position. No teaching duties are

Salary: Salaries are in accordance with the german state regulated public
service salary scale (E13 TV-L).

Requirements: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in
mathematics, or be able to complete a Ph.D. before the starting date,
and must have a strong background in algebraic geometry. Some knowledge of
algebraic groups or complex Lie algebras will be viewed favourably.

Application: Please send a single pdf file containing
a cover letter motivating your interest in the position, a Curriculum Vitae
including a full list of publications and a summary of previous research,
as well as a research statement. Two or three letters of recommendation should be
sent separately by the reference persons.

Applications as well as letters of recommendation should be sent to

Contact: For any questions concerning the position, please
send an email to Jun.-Prof. Dr. Henrik Seppänen,

Deadline for application: June 27, 2012

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and
places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for female scientists
and scholars. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply.
Handcapped applicants with equivalent aptitude for the position will be favoured.

Job Categories: 
Universities and colleges
Deadline for Application: 
Jun 27 2012