Tenure Track Professorship (W1 with Tenure Track to W3) for Mathematical Statistics

The Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at Heidelberg University invites applications for a

Tenure Track Professorship (W1 with Tenure Track to W3) for Mathematical Statistics

to be filled by 31.05.2021.

The research interests of successful applicants should complement the existing research groups at the Institute of Applied Mathematics in the area of mathematical statistics. Participation in the existing graduate school and the Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR) is desired.

Applicants are expected to have an excellent publication and research record. Participation in teaching is required at all levels.

The hiring requirements of Section 51 Landeshochschulgesetz Baden-Württemberg (the Baden-Württemberg State Higher Education Act) apply. If you spent time employed as a research assistant (before or after your doctorate), this employment and the period of your doctoral studies combined should not exceed six years. 

The Tenure Track Professorship (salary grade W1) will initially be limited to six years and, following a positive tenure evaluation, will be converted to a permanent W3 professorship. Provided that the general legal (German civil service law) and budgetary regulations are fulfilled, it is intended that the employment will have civil service status. The evaluation statute can be downloaded from the website of the Human Resources Division (http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/tenuretrack).

This professorship is funded by the Tenure Track Programme of the German Federal Government and the Federal States.

The faculty intends to increase the number of women in teaching and research; women are therefore expressly invited to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with disability having equal qualifications for the position Information on the collection of personal data is available at https://www.uni-heidelberg.de/datenschutz_personal.

Applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, description of scientific interests, list of publications, record of teaching activities – as a single PDF-document) should be submitted electronically until 15.09.2020 to: Dekan der Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik, Universität Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 205, Mathematikon, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany (email: stellen@mathinf.uni-heidelberg.de).


Job location: 
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Im Neuenheimer Feld 205 - Mathematikon
69120 Heidelberg
Contact and application information
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Contact name: 
Tenure Track