8 PhD Positions in Research Training Group GRK 2240: Algebro-Geometric Methods in Algebra, Arithmetic and Topology
Starting from June 1, 2018 the DFG will fund for an initial period of four and a half years 8 new positions for doctoral researchers. These are PhD positions without teaching duty, provided with a competitive salary. There will be 4 additional positions on similar terms with starting date December 1, 2019, to be advertised in due course. We are looking for highly-motivated applicants that hold a master’s degree in mathematics and whose scientific interests fit with the goals of the research training group. The doctoral researchers will participate in the common study program and conduct individual research under the guidance of their PhD supervisors. They are expected to obtain their degree within three years. Especially welcome are applicants with background in one or more of the following areas: Algebraic Geometry, Algebraic Topology, Group Theory, K-theory, Model Theory, Number Theory and Representation Theory. Applicants should be fluent in English. The research training group is located at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf and the Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany.