Opening of a Faculty Position in the area of Algebra at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Trento

Opening of a Faculty Position in the area of 


at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Trento


The Department of Mathematics of the University of Trento (henceforth referred to as the Department) seeks a scientist working in the field of 


to be appointed to a tenure-track position.


The Department currently employs in the field of Algebra two Full Professors, two Associate Professors and one Assistant Professors, and has a strong interest in reinforcing its research group in the field.


Candidates with a strong research background in all areas of Algebra are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Department seeks a scientist working on cutting edge research topics, internationally recognized as part of a scientific network of experts in her/his own field; successful experience in the supervision of doctoral students and interdisciplinary collaborations are a plus.

The Department coordinates a Master's Program in Mathematics.  

The PhD School in Mathematics enrolls in the average ten students per year. 

The successful candidate is expected to be one of the reference faculty for the curriculum in Algebra, and to participate in teaching activities at all levels.

Moreover, candidates are expected to show a strong potential to apply to competitive research grants in particular towards EU funding schemes.



The deadline for applications is at 13:00 CEST on 12 September 2019.


Applications have to be submitted exclusively through the web page


For assistance with the application procedure one may contact Ufficio Personale Docente e Ricercatore Monday to Friday 9.00 – 13.00 at +39 0461 28 3306 or 3348, email


Interested parties may contact the Head of the Department (current Head is Professor Marco Andreatta) at for all other information.



1- Teaching load

Two courses per year, seminar activity and tutoring of PhD students. All activities at the Master's and doctoral level are in English.

2- Salary

The amount of salary will be determined on a personal basis, according to the Italian Law. Indicative figures of the minimum gross amount per year of the starting salary are:

Assistant Professor, tenure track (ricercatori TD – B) € 45.367

After 3 years candidates will be promoted to the Associate Professor level (starting level € 50.831), provided that the necessary qualification (abilitazione nazionale) have been reached.

Net income may vary case by case, after income taxes, local taxes, retirement plan, health care deduction and tax exemptions depending on the family structure; individuals transferring their fiscal residence to Italy from abroad may benefit for 3 years of partial tax exemptions. It may be possible to obtain a partial recognition of past services abroad at a corresponding level depending on legal constraints to be satisfied.


Job location: 
Dipartimento di Matematica - Università degli Studi di Trento
via Sommarive 14
38123 Trento
Contact and application information
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Contact name: 
Marco Andreatta
Contact email: 
Tenure Track