PhD Position in the Research Group “Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing”

Announcer: 
Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics
Organization: 
Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics
City: 
Berlin
Country: 
Germany
Email: 
info@academicpositions.eu
Job Description: 

The Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS) is an institute of the Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. which comprises eight non-university research institutes in Berlin and which are funded by the federal and state governments. The research institutes are members of the Leibniz Association.

WIAS invites applications for a

PhD Position

in the Research Group

"Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing”

(Head: Prof. Dr. V. John) starting at the earliest possible date (Ref. 13/03).

The position is aimed at the mathematical modeling an three-dimensional numerical simulation of semiconductor photon detectors using a research code developed at WIAS. The investigations are performed in cooperation with the semiconductor laboratory of the Max-Planck-Society.

Applicants are expected to have a master degree in a related topic and knowledge on numerical methods for the solution of partial differential equations.

The desired active participation in the cooperation project demands willingness and ability to perform teamwork in a joint project.

For more information, please contact to Dr. K. Gärtner (Klaus.Gaertner@wias-berlin.de).

The appointment is limited for three years. The work schedule is 29,25 hours per week, and the salary is according to the German public service tariff scale.

The Weierstrass Institute is an equal opportunity employer. We explicitly encourage female researchers to apply for the offered position.

Among equally qualified applicants, disabled candidates will be given preference.

Applicants should send curriculum vitae, photocopies of certificates and a list of publications, including a cover letter quoting Ref. 13/03, by March 15, 2013, to:

Prof. Dr. J. Sprekels,
Director of the Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics
in Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Mohrenstr. 39, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Job Categories: 
Graduate student fellowships
Keywords: 
Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computing
Deadline for Application: 
Mar 15 2013