Assistant Professor

The Analysis group is one of the key research groups at the Delft Institute of Applied Mathematics. Internationally, the group has a long-standing tradition of excellence in the areas of functional analysis, partial differential equations, and stochastic analysis.

Applications are invited for a full-time, tenure track position in the area of Analysis. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in research and preferably have some experience in teaching. His/her responsibilities include:

• Setting up a successful research programme in the area of partial differential equations.
• Acquiring and managing externally funded projects.
• Participating in our teaching programme. This includes supervision of bachelor and master students and service teaching for engineering students.

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The candidate should be a university graduate with a PhD in Mathematics in the area of Analysis, with a strong preference for partial differential equations or a related discipline complementing the existing research profile of the group. He/she has a proven track record of excellence in his/her research field, as evidenced by refereed publications in top quality journals. He/she is a future leader in his/her field. The candidate is able to make significant contributions to research, is an enthusiastic team player, and has excellent communication skills.
Conditions of employment

TU Delft offers an attractive benefits package, including a flexible work week, free high-speed Internet access from home (with a contract of two years or longer), and the option of assembling a customised compensation and benefits package (the 'IKA'). Salary and benefits are in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities.

The position offered is a tenure-track position for a period of five years. Based on performance indicators agreed upon at the start of the appointment, a decision will be made in the final year whether to offer you a permanent faculty position.

TU Delft sets specific standards for the English competency of the teaching staff. TU Delft offers training to improve English competency.
Inspiring, excellent education is our central aim. If you have less than five years of experience and have not yet obtained your teaching certificate, we allow you up to three years to complete this.
Information and application

For more information about this position, please contact Jan van Neerven, phone: +31 (0)15-2786599, e-mail: To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, CV, list of publications, contact information of four references, and a research statement by 1 March 2014 to Ms. A.C.M. Hoek, When applying for this position, please refer to vacancy number EWI2013-37.

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Contact and application information
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Contact name: 
Jan van Neerven
Tenure Track