Postdoctoral position in Vienna

Applications are invited for aPostdoctoral position (full time, 40 hours/week, gross monthly salary 3.626e) starting from March 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The initial appointment is for 18 months. Prolongation can be discussed, given funds availability. The successful candidate will join the Applied Mathematics and Modeling group at the Faculty of Mathematics. The position is financed by the WWTF-funded project Variational modeling of carbon nanostructures. This project focuses on discrete mechanical systems and their geometry. Discrete-to-continuum theories, homogenization, and microstructure evolution will be considered as well. Applicants should have (or be close to obtain) a PhD in Mathematics or related areas, as well as a strong background in Calculus of Variations and/or PDEs. Applications can be submitted by sending a CV to A first selection will be made starting from December 31, 2017. Please direct your email enquiries to

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Sunday, December 31, 2017
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