Junior Research Group Leader in Mathematics

The Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1173 “Wave phenomena – analysis and numerics” at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology announces two positions of a Junior Research Group Leader in Mathematics in one of the research fields Analysis and/or Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations related to wave phenomena starting July 1st, 2017 or later.

The CRC is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). Its goal is to analytically understand, numerically simulate, and eventually manipulate wave propagation under realistic scenarios by intertwining analysis and numerics. See http://www.waves.kit.edu for a list of participating scientists, project descriptions.

More details on the position, the required qualification and the application procedure can be found at http://www.waves.kit.edu/jobs.

Job description: With these positions the CRC promotes outstanding young scientists on their path towards a scientific career. The Junior Research Group Leader will independently develop her/his own research projects. We expect him/her to contribute as a principal investigator to the renewal proposal of the CRC into is second funding period (7/2019-6/2023). The successful candidate can apply for a KIT Associate Fellowship which allows to supervise doctoral researchers. The position is endowed with a PhD position and includes a budget for travel and guests. It is temporary and guaranteed for four years. Depending on the success in the renewal proposal of the CRC, the position of the Junior Research Group Leader can be extended until 6/2023.

Starting date: July 1st, 2017, or later
Applications should be submitted to office@waves.kit.edu
Deadline: April 20th, 2017.

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Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
CRC “Wave phenomena – analysis and numerics”
76131 Karlsruhe
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
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