Professorship of Theoretical Mathematics (W2 level)

The Mathematical Institute of the University of Münster, Germany, is seeking applicants for a

Professorship of Theoretical Mathematics
(W2 level)

in operator algebras / noncommutative geometry

The position will start as soon as possible.

The professorship should strengthen and complement one or more of the existing research areas in the Mathematical Institute. It should also contribute to existing and future third-party funded projects and research networks, in particular the Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster.

Prerequisites for appointment include a doctoral degree in mathematics or an adjoining area, as well as a strong research profile and relevant teaching experience.

Other prerequisites are academic achievements made as a Juniorprofessor (assistant professor), in a Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification), as a member of the academic staff of a university or a non-university research institute, or in a research position in business, industry, administration or other relevant fields in Germany or abroad.

The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women in academics. We therefore actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.

Please send your application by 30 september 2019 as a single PDF file to

For further information please contact Prof. W. Winter (

Contact and application information
Monday, September 30, 2019
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