Postdoc position at the TU Kaiserslautern (Germany)

A postdoc position in mathematical biology is available in the research group

Mathematics with Applications to Biology and Medicine

at the University of Kaiserslautern (Germany).

Applications are invited for the above mentioned position (salary bracket TV-L 13), which involves research duties according to the German statutory rules and is limited for 2 years. It is made available in the framework of a DFG project concerned with the mathematical modeling of acid-mediated tumor invasion.
The successful applicant should have a PhD degree with outstanding results in mathematics. Further requirements are:
● a strong background in stochastic processes, dynamical systems, stochastic differential equations, partial differential equations, and numerical methods for the latter
● good programming skills in Matlab and/or C
● active interest in interdisciplinary research and collaboration with our partners from biology and medicine.

The University of Kaiserslautern wishes to increase the proportion of female academic staff and therefore especially welcomes applications from women. Applicants with children are welcome. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

Applications with the usual documents (CV, copies of degree certificates, references, publication list, letter of motivation) should be sent to

Prof. Dr. Christina Surulescu
Felix-Klein Zentrum für Mathematik
TU Kaiserslautern
Paul-Ehrlich-Str. 31
67663 Kaiserslautern

Or by email to:

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Contact and application information
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Contact name: 
Christina Surulescu
Postdoctoral fellowships