Professorship (W2) in Algebra and Applications

The Faculty for Mathematics at TU Dortmund University is seeking to fill the position of a
Professorship (W2) in Algebra and Applications.

The research profile of the professorship is algebra and applications, which includes algebraic methods in discrete mathematics and geometry. ln particular, cooperation with other mathematical areas, for example optimization, and with other faculties of the university is desired. Possible areas of applications may include information technology, computer science, physics or statistics.

Applicants should have a proven international track record in research and publishing in the area of algebra and its applications. Applicants are also expected to have experience in acquiring research funding and to show willingness to participate in joint research activities in mathematics.

Teaching constitutes a significant aspect of the post. The successful candidate should therefore possess good pedagogical skills in order to teach a varied student body comprising students in mathematics, techno- mathematics, business mathematics, future teachers of mathematics and students from other science or engineering departments. The general language of instruction is German. Thus, adequate German language skills or the acquisition of such skills in a reasonably short time are essential. Participation in administrative tasks is also expected.

Applications with the usual documents should be sent by regular mail until january 30, 2014, to the
Dean of the Faculty for mathematics, Prof. Dr. Stefan Turek, TU Dortmund University, D-44221 Dortmund, Germany.

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Thursday, January 30, 2014
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