Two University Assistant (Postdoc) Positions, University of Vienna

The Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Vienna invites applications for two University Assistant (postdoc) positions associated with the chair for Numerics of Partial Differential Equations of Prof. Ilaria Perugia. The positions are available from January 1st, 2019; the duration of employment is three years.

We are looking for two highly qualified researchers with special interests in Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations. Topics of current interest to the group include standard and non standard finite element methods with application to wave propagation problems. The job holders' responsibilities include independent research, holding classes, and the usual administrative duties. A Doctoral degree/PhD or similar qualification in mathematics is required for all candidates, as well as experience in teaching and research. Past research should be documented by publications in recognized scientific journals. Applicants are suggested to apply for both positions.

For each call, applicants should submit a single pdf file containing a letter of motivation, scientific CV, description of future research plans, list of publications and talks, teaching record, and a list of at least three references via the Job Center to the University of Vienna (, Identifier numbers: 9136 and 9142) no later than 16.12.2018.

The University pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity ( The University lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

Job location: 
Faculty of Mathematics
University of Vienna
1090 Vienna
Contact and application information
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Contact name: 
Matteo Tommasini
Postdoctoral fellowships
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