Hermann-Weyl-Instructorships (postdoctoral positions)

The Institute for Mathematical Research (FIM) and the Department of Mathematics at ETH Zurich invite applications for postdoctoral positions (Hermann-Weyl-Instructors) in all areas of mathematics.

These positions are awarded for three years, with start date on September 1, 2020.

Applicants must have completed their doctoral studies by the start date of the appointment, and preferably no more than three years before. Applications should demonstrate dedication to and strong promise in research.

Hermann-Weyl-Instructors should participate in the teaching at the Department as follows: one exercise class per semester during two semesters, chosen within the first two years. Furthermore, the assistance in the correction of exams is expected. The rest of the time can either be fully dedicated to research or combined with further teaching on an advanced level (to be discussed with the FIM Director).

Applications should be supported by four letters of recommendation, preferably with at least one letter which speaks also about the applicant’s teaching credentials.

The salary rate is regulated by ETH Zurich, as described here: https://ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/working-teaching-and-research/welcome-center/employment-contract-a...

The screening of applications will begin on November 4, 2019.

More information and application: https://www.math.ethz.ch/fim/postdocs.html

The application should include the following documents:

  • cover letter
  • curriculum vitae
  • research statement
  • teaching statement
  • list of publications
  • -our reference letters
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Sunday, November 3, 2019
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Postdoctoral fellowships