Applied Geometry (tenure track)

Graz University of Technology is offering a University assistant position at the post-doctoral level, with tenture track to Associate professor according to § 99 /5 UG, in the area of Applied Geometry.

The position is associated with the Institute of Geometry, is 40 hours per week, and initially offers a 6-year contract. Upon entering a qualification agreement, there is an upgrade to assistant professor. As soon as this agreement's conditions are fulfilled, the position is converted to Associate
Professor with tenure.

Required academic qualification: PhD degree in Mathematics or equivalent qualificiation

The successful candidate should also possess the following qualifications:

*) Excellent research and publications in an area within "applied geometry" which fits and strengthens the existing research at the Institute of Geometry of TU Graz.
*) teaching experience at universities
*) team skills
*) experience in acquiring research grants
*) visibility in the international scientific community

The position will involve the following duties:

*) active participation in the institute of geometry's teaching, at the bachelor, master and doctoral level in Mathematics and engineering disciplines, in English and in German.
*) research and publications in international venues
*) establishing a research group and actively pursuing funding
*) advising students' theses
*) participation in committee work and other administrative procedures

The position will be paid according to category B1 of the collective agreement for employees of Austrian universities, stipulating a gross salary of € 4214,50 (14 x per year) before taxes. Graz University of Technology aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore qualified female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Graz University of Technology actively promotes diversity and equal opportunities. People with disabilities and who have the relevant qualifications are expressly invited to apply. Applications, quoting the identification number, and including all relevant documents (copies of certificates and diplomas, CV, publication list, overview of previous and planned research, list of teaching activities including teaching evaluations if available) should be submitted to  Interviews will take place from November 11 to 15, 2019.

Application deadline: September 22, 2019
Position identification number: 5070/19/015

Official advertisement in German:

Institute of Geometry web page:

Contact and application information
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Contact name: 
Johannes Wallner