Post Doc Position for two years

Prof. Hausenblas
Montanuniversity Leoben
Job Description: 

Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Nonlinear Filtering with Respect to Levy Noise

A postdoctoral researcher position is available in the Department of Mathematics and Information Technology at the University of Leoben, Austria.

About the Position: The postdoctoral researcher will be based in the Chair of Applied Mathematics and will work with a research team consisting of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erika Hausenblas, another postdoctoral researcher, and a PhD student. The focus of the researcher will be on a FWF (Austrian Science Fund) research project, Nonlinear Filtering with Respect to Levy Noise. The position is for two years. The postdoctoral researcher will be offered a full-time employment contract and will receive an internationally competitive salary with full social security coverage and additional benefits including travel allowance to scientific conferences and workshops.

About the Candidate The candidate is expected to possess a doctoral degree in Applied Mathematics or another related field, with a strong background in Stochastic Analysis and Levy Processes. Knowledge or experience in Filtering Theory and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations will be a plus.

About the City Situated in central Austria, Leoben is the second largest city in Styria. The historical old town is surrounded by the Mur river and mountains. From here, the other major cities including Vienna, Graz, Salzburg, and Innsbruck can all be easily reached. Vienna International Airport is within three hours by trains.

About the Application If you are interested in the position or have any questions, please feel free to contact Prof. Erika Hausenblas at The deadline for submitting an application, which will include a letter of motivation, a curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of two references, is 15.July 2013.

Job Categories: 
Postdoctoral fellowships
Nonlinear Filtering, Levy processes, Stochastic Analysis, Stochstic partial Differential Equations
Deadline for Application: 
Jun 30 2013