Professor in Mathematics

University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Mathematics is inviting applications for the position of  Professor in Mathematics to be filled in academic year 2019/20. The exact starting date is negotiable.

The official announcement is available here:

The following criteria will be used for evaluation of applications:

•             research excellence; internationally recognised potential to make a future impact;

•             demonstrated ability to obtain and lead national or international research grants;

•             demonstrated pedagogical skills, successful supervision of students;

Candidates must have Doctoral Degree (Ph. D.) in Mathematics.  Before the contract can be signed the successful candidate will have to obtain the title of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor in Mathematics at the University of Ljubljana. Details are explained in the official announcement.

The successful candidate who does not speak Slovenian language will have to learn it within three years of employment. The full-time teaching is 6-8 hours per week and the net salary is about 1500-2200 EUR/month depending on the academic title. (An average net salary in Slovenia is about 1100 EUR/month.)

Application Instructions

Applications must be sent by March 9 2019 to:

UL Fakulteta za matematiko in fiziko,
Kadrovska služba,
Jadranska 19,
SI-1000 Ljubljana,

Or by email to

The application package must include the following: 1) CV including all relevant qualifications and a full list of publications with bibliographical references. 2) A list of most important publications relevant to the evaluation of the application (at most 10 publications). 3) A  research proposal for the next few years (maximum 3 pages). 4) Record of successful grant applications. 5) Evidence of teaching excellence. 6) 2 recommendation letters.

Job location: 
University o Ljubljana, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Mathematics
Jadranska 19
SI-1000 Ljubljana
Contact and application information
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Contact name: 
Mrs. Vidka Mužar
Contact email: