Postdoc position in Augsburg (Germany)

Applications are invited at the Chair of Nonlinear Analysis at the Institute for Mathematics at the University of Augsburg, Germany (Prof. B. Schmidt) for a

PostDoc position

starting October 2017. The initial appointment is limited to two years. The salary is according to the German public service tariff scale E 13 TV-L.

Applicants are expected to join the research activities at the Chair of Nonlinear Analysis. The position also includes a teaching load of 5 hours per week during lecture time.

Job requirements are a PhD in mathematics or physics and a good working knowledge in analysis, in particular in areas such as the calculus of variations, partial differential equations, or mathematical continuum mechanics.

Candidates are requested to send their application (in German or in English)

  • including a curriculum vitae, a description of their scientific interests, a publication list (if applicable) and contact details of two references as a single pdf document
  • and a copy of their PhD thesis

to by August 25th, 2017. (Later applications will be considered, until the position is filled.)

The University of Augsburg is an equal opportunity employer. Applications of women are strongly encouraged. Disabled persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

For further inquiries please email:


Job location: 
Institute for Mathematics / Chair for Nonlinear Analysis
Universitätsstr. 14
86157 Augsburg
Contact and application information
Friday, August 25, 2017
Contact name: 
Bernd Schmidt