research position (E13 TV-L, non-permanent position)

The Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1283 Taming uncertainty and profiting from randomness and low regularity in analysis, stochastics and their applications” offers a part-time

research position

starting as soon as possible (E13 TV-L, non-permanent position)

The successful candidate will work on research questions in the CRC project A4 “Measure concentration and information distances” on problems of high dimensional probability and in particular concentration of measure. Further information available at:

We expect
- university degree in mathematics (e. g. Diploma or Master) with focus on stochastics
- good knowledge of English
- ability to communicate and to do research in a team
- independent, self-reliant and dedicated style of work
- strong organizational and coordination skills

Salary will be paid according to Remuneration level 13 of the Wage Agreement for Public Service in the Federal States (TV-L). As stipulated in §2 (1) sentence 1 of the WissZeitVG(fixed-term employment), the contract will end on June 30th, 2021. In accordance with the provisions of the WissZeitVGand the Agreement on Satisfactory Conditions of Employment, the length of contract may differ in individual cases. The employment is designed to encourage further academic qualification. The position is advertised as 75 % part-time job. In individual cases, this percentage may be reduced on request, as long as this does not conflict with official needs.

Bielefeld University is particularly committed to equal opportunities and the career development of its employees. It offers attractive internal and external training and further training programmes. Employees have the opportunity to use a variety of health, counselling, and prevention programmes. Bielefeld University places great importance on a work-family balance for all its employees.

Application Procedure
For full consideration, your application should be received via either post (see postal address below) or email (a single PDF) document sent to by August 5th, 2020. Please mark your application with the identification code: wiss20166. Please do not use application portfolios and send only photocopies of original documents because all application materials will be destroyed at the end of the selection procedure.
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Postal Address
Universität Bielefeld
Fakultät für Mathematik
Herrn Prof. Dr. Friedrich Götze
P.O. Box: 10 01 31
33501 Bielefeld

Name: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Götze
Phone: +49 521 106-4796

Job location: 
P.O. Box: 10 01 31
Universitätsstraße 25
33501 Bielefeld
Contact and application information
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Contact name: 
Prof. Dr. Friedrich Götze
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