research position (postdoc) starting October 1st, 2020 (E13 TV-L, non-permanent position)

The Faculty of Mathematics invites applications for a research position to work in the group of Prof. Dr. Christopher Voll (asymptotic group theory,

The responsibilities are:
- research in asymptotic group theory (65 %)
- teaching to the extent of 4 hours per week (25 %)
- contribution to academic self-administration (10 %)

°Your Profile
We expect
- academic degree in mathematics
- PhD in a relevant mathematical subject area
- proficiency in English (oral and written)
- independent, responsible and committed work attitude
- cooperative and team-oriented work ethic

°Preferable qualifications
- German language skills (sufficient for teaching in German) or willingness to learn German
- knowledgeandexperiencein asymptotic group theory
- experience in teaching

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 2 of the WissZeitVG(fixed-term employment), the contract will end after one year. 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. In principle, this full-time position may be changed into a part-time position, 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.

For full consideration, your application should be received via either post (see postal address below) or email (a single PDF) document sent to voll@math.uni-bielefeld.deby April 29th, 2020. Please mark your application with the identification code: wiss20063. 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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Universität Bielefeld
Fakultät für Mathematik
Herrn Prof. Dr. Christopher Voll
P.O. Box: 10 01 31
33501 Bielefeld

Name: Prof. Dr. Christopher Voll
Phone: +49 521 106-5025

Job location: 
Universitätsstraße 25
33615 Bielefeld
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